City of Cedar Rapids Business Reopening Toolkit Now Available


CEDAR RAPIDS, IA – May 11, 2020 –A comprehensive business reopening guide is now available for businesses to use as they begin to restart operations. The Business Reopening Toolkit document is available on the City of Cedar Rapids COVID-19 webpage at cedar-rapids.org, and the Gazette business resource page. The pages also include a supplemental FAQ for businesses to help provide convenient answers to the most commonly asked questions.

“This toolkit will help businesses make changes to navigate the new normal and ensure the safety of our region,” said Cedar Rapids Mayor Brad Hart. “We hope to provide guidance and resources to help our local businesses accommodate the needs of their employees while safely serving their customers.”

The Cedar Rapids Economic Development team is available to help area businesses during this time. Business owners and managers are encouraged to email EDServices@cedar-rapids.orgwith any questions, concerns or ideas.

The City’s business resources will continue to be updated as the situation develops. Visit the COVID-19 page at cedar-rapids.org for the most current information.