Business Resources
We understand that you're facing great uncertainty right now. We are closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation and working to compile several resources that can help you, our local business owners and operators, navigate through this challenging time.

SBA Restaurant Revitalization Fund Application Portal Training Opens in new window

Restaurant Revitalization Fund program provides emergency assistance for eligible restaurants, bars, and other qualifying businesses impacted by COVID-19.  View the SBA Briefing presentation.

Register on the Portal beginning April 30th @ 9:00AM

Apply on the Portal beginning May 3rd @ Noon

Vaccinate Virginia
The Virginia Department of Health launched a centralized COVID-19 vaccine website that allows Virginians to easily sign-up and check pre-registration status. 


Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)

Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) is a loan designed to provide a direct incentive for small businesses to keep their workers on payroll.  Applications extended to 05/31/2021.

2_IncentivesShutter Venue Operators Grant (SVOG)

The program was established by the Economic Aid to Hard-Hit Small Businesses, Nonprofits, and Venues Act, and amended by the American Rescue Plan Act. The program includes over $16 billion in grants to shuttered venues, to be administered by SBA’s Office of Disaster Assistance. Eligible applicants may qualify for grants equal to 45% of their gross earned revenue, with the maximum amount available for a single grant award of $10 million. $2 billion is reserved for eligible applications with up to 50 full-time employees.


Dominion EnergyShare Program 

Virginia Chamber of Commerce Dominion Energy ShareDominion Energy is partnering with the Virginia Chamber of Commerce Foundation to temporarily expand its EnergyShare program to assist those small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

The non-profit Virginia 30 Day Fund provides forgivable loans for Virginia-based small businesses. The forgivable loan is intended to provide immediate financial assistance (within maximum three days) to meet payroll, preserve healthcare coverage for employees and save jobs while they await recently approved federal funding.


DOLI Final Standard For Infectious Disease Prevention

The Standard became effective 01/27/2021 and the Training requirements effective 3/26/2021

2_Choose York County Business-Related Disaster Relief Resources

Effective 05/15/2021:

6th AMENDED Executive Order 72. The state will loosen more restrictions, including allowing larger social gatherings and expanded audiences for entertainment venues and sporting events.  Restaurants will also be allowed to resume serving alcohol after midnight.  Read the news article.

Effective 04/29/2021:

Guidance for all Business Sectors

Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) 

applications extended to 05/31/2021

Review Tax Bulletin 21-4, Important Information Regarding 2020 Virginia Income Tax Returns
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County Government   Contact Us

During this time when offices are closed to the public until further notice, we are still working and we can be reached in the following ways:
By Phone: Office 757-890-3317; Jim Noel 757-876-8810; or Melissa Davidson 757-876-8809