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Posted on: July 13, 2020

New Oakland County Grant Opportunity

Oakland County retail stores, restaurants and personal service businesses such as salons and fitness centers impacted by the coronavirus pandemic can apply for part of the $32 million Oakland Together Small Business Recovery Grant fund.

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Posted on: June 12, 2020

New Royal Oak grant opportunity announced

The Royal Oak City Commission has set aside $265,263 of its special allocation of Community Development Block Grant funds (CDBG-CV) from the enactment of the CARES Act to provide financial assist to small businesses in Royal Oak effected by COVID-19.The R...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

Gallery: Royal Oak Restaurants Emerge From Covid Hibernation

Deadline Detroit photographer Michael Lucido traveled up and down Woodward and on Main Street in Royal Oak to see how things are progressing.

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

COVID-19 Temporary Use Permit application now available

The COVID-19 Temporary Use Permit application allows existing Royal Oak restaurants, retail and service establishments to make temporary changes outside of their establishment, on private or public property.

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Posted on: May 28, 2020

If a small business wants to reopen, a free 'toolkit' awaits in Oakland County

Small businesses wanting a toolkit can request one at www.oakgov.com

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Posted on: May 20, 2020

3,500 Oakland County Businesses To Receive Nearly $14M In Grants

Over 130 Royal Oak businesses will receive grants ranging from $4,000 - $10,000.

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

17 Art Van stores to become Loves Furniture under new owners

New company to be headquartered in Royal Oak

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

Whitmer approves liquor buyback program as bar, restaurant restrictions extended

A liquor buyback could amount to $20 million in temporary cash assistance for bars and restaurants to restart their operations once the governor's stay-at-home order is lifted.

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Governor Whitmer announces SBA loans now available for small businesses impacted by COVID-19

The application for disaster loan assistance is available at https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela/

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