Economic Development/Business Development
35 Walker Street – PO Box 308 – Columbus, NC 28722
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SCORE MENTOR PROVIDED REOPENING CHECKLIST
Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Tip Sheet
NC Main Street Covid-19 resource page Click here
FOR INFORMATION ABOUT RESOURCES FOR SMALL BUSINESSES AND NON PROFITS DURING THE COVID-19 CRISIS PLEASE CLICK HERE
To access letter sent to business owners - click here.
Breakdown of the resources available to non profits (click here)
SBA Economic Injury and Disaster Relief information and link to application (click here)
Application troubleshooting tips (will be updated as tips come in). (Click here)
IPDC's list of available Internet and mobile services for businesses and individuals (click here)
For a list of companies that are hiring during the COVID-19 crisis click here
Need to file for unemployment benefits (click here)
Duke Energy Utility Assistance (here)
To nurture the economy of Polk County while preserving a desirable, rural quality of life.
Purpose of the Office of Economic Development:
To advise the Board of County Commissioners and implement policies and actions that support the Mission of the Polk County Economic Development Commission.