The City of Arden Hills has developed
a Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant Program that will provide $150,000
in CARES Act Funds for local businesses adversely impacted by COVID-19. The
application window has been extended through September 25. Complete applications
will be considered and awarded on a first-come basis.
Funds may be used to help businesses continue their
operations, preserve employment and prevent business closures in an effort to
encourage long-term economic vitality in Arden Hills.
The program would provide locally-owned and operated
businesses with an emergency grant of up to $5,000.
To be eligible to receive a grant, a business must
demonstrate loss due to COVID-19 and meet the eligibility requirements and
Interested business owners are asked to do the following:
- Complete and submit a Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant Application (PDF) via email, or by
mail or drop off to: Arden Hills City Hall, 1245 W Highway 96, Arden Hills, MN,
- Provide proof of application submittal,
acceptance, approval and/or denial of state and federal emergency financing
- If awarded funds, the applicant would be required to sign an acknowledgment agreement under which the applicant agrees to spend the awarded funds on eligible uses.
- Submit a brief report documenting how the grant funds were utilized by November 30, 2020.
For more information, visit the Small
Business Emergency Assistance Grant Program. If you have any questions,
please contact Mike Mrosla at 651-792-7822 or email@example.com.