Economic Foundations

Emergency Rental Assistance Program now available in Douglas County

Are you behind on your rent or utility payments due to COVID-19 financial impacts? If so, you may be eligible for assistance through the Emergency Rental Assistance Program. Douglas County will distribute $8.4 million in direct assistance using funds received from the U.S. Treasury Department through the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of… Read On

County businesses have additional opportunity to request COVID-19 relief funds

Additional businesses in Douglas County may qualify for COVID-19 Small Business Relief Grants through the County’s allocation of Colorado Senate Bill 20B-001 funding. Businesses with more than $2.5 million in annual revenue are now encouraged to apply. Restaurants, bars and other drinking establishments, caterers, movie theatres, and gyms and recreation centers with a minimum of… Read On

Congratulations, Douglas County, your COVID safety measures continue to make a difference

Thanks to your commitment to practicing COVID-19 safety measures, Douglas County has now met Level Orange metrics on the state’s dial dashboard. The County was today informed by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE), that as of Feb. 2, 2021, our community’s Orange-level COVID-19 metrics have been sustained for seven consecutive days…. Read On