COVID Business Resources

FBTX~ The coronavirus pandemic is having a devastating impact on local businesses. This page includes links to business relief information as well as ongoing lists of restaurants open for takeout and delivery and grocery/pharmacies with special shopping hours for older members of the community.

* There are new funds open for small business to help with payroll, expenses and rent at

Farmers Branch Banks approved for the SBA Lending Program

* Small businesses can contact their local banks and ask about the Paycheck Protection Program

*Small businesses can also apply for forgiveness and loans at

CARES Act Small Business Overview

CARES Act - full text

Supply Chain Strike Force Portal

*Companies interested in retooling or helping can fill out a form at

*For business questions about ‘Stay Home Stay Safe’ email them to

*Employers needing essential workers can call 214.302.5555

Links to Local Restaurants: EatInFB

State of Texas Coronavirus Resources website

Governor Abbott Announces Increased PPE Supply, Issues Executive Order To Strengthen Reporting Capabilities


April 22, 2020 ~ Dallas County Rules for Reopened Services

April 22, 2020 ~ Dallas County Amended Safer at Home Order | Redline of Order Changes

April 3, 2020 ~ Dallas County Extended Local Disaster Declaration

April 2, 2020 ~ Rules for Manufacturers and Distributors

April 2, 2020 ~ Goodwill Press Release re: PPE Donations

March 31, 2020 ~ Dallas County Amended Order Allowing Donations

March 31, 2020 ~ Governor Abbott’s Executive Order extending Shelter-in-Place

March 29, 2020 ~ Judge Clay Jenkins - Rules for Contractors/Construction | En Español