Grimes Chamber & Economic Development is closely monitoring the changing developments of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and its impact on our members and community.
We want to draw your attention to the Greater Des Moines Partnership’s Website (Link to https://www.dsmpartnership.com/covid-19). This site has resources, plans, and continually updated information. This is an ever-evolving situation, and it is important for us to continue to support local businesses and each other especially during challenging times.
Updates: *subject to change*
Covid-19 Vaccine Information:
Do you Qualify for the Vaccine? Check here: https://idph.iowa.gov/Emerging-Health-Issues/Novel-Coronavirus/Vaccine/Information-for-the-Public
Watch for COVID-19 symptoms
Reported illnesses have ranged from mild symptoms to severe illness and death for confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases.
The following symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure.
- Runny Nose
- Shortness of breath
- Loss of taste or smell
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
COVID-19 in Iowa
The Iowa Department of Public Health
Governor Reynolds Issues State of Public Health Disaster Emergency (3/17)
U.S. Small Business Administration Loans Now Available In Iowa:
Facebook Small Business Grants Program: (Will be taking applications in the coming weeks)
Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program:
Fair Labor Standards Act Questions & Answers
Family and Medical Leave Act Questions & Answers