Stowe Business Resources & Community Updates

Business Resources and Community Updates on COVID-19

SAA is here to help Stowe area businesses during this time of uncertainty. We are actively monitoring the fast-evolving circumstances around Coronavirus, and are serving as a central source of information for the most up-to-date information and resources for the local business community. The Town of Stowe and key public safety partners are in communication about ongoing developments for COVID-19. Refer to the CDC Coronavirus Travel Updates and Travel Guidelines for updates. View ways to support Stowe businesses.

What if I have urgent questions about Coronavirus?
For general information about COVID-19, dial 2-1-1. If you are sick or concerned about your health, contact your health care provider by phone. Please avoid going to the hospital, except in a life-threatening situation, and you have called in advance. Local hospitals include Copley Hospital Morrisville, VT and UVM Medical Center in Burlington, VT.

“Be Smart, Stay Safe” Order until June 15
All hotels/lodging/short term rental properties may accept overnight reservations from people who have met 14-day quarantine requirements, hotels/lodging properties have to stay at 25% of capacity, responsible for making sure there are no more than 10 people gathered at a time. For all other businesses, view updates to area business operations and event schedules.

Recent Updates

What Businesses and Employees Can Do:

1) Refer to resources on business operations below.

Re-opening

General Resources

Department of Labor 

Updated business guidance from VtSBDC

Updated Federal funding information
Agency of Commerce and Community Development (ACCD) 

Retailer-Specific

Lodging-Specific

Restaurant-Specific

2) Attend the weekly Waterbury-Stowe Small Business Meetings.

  • Tuesdays at 1 p.m.
    • Zoom Meeting Link: https://zoom.us/j/8027936029
    • Meeting ID: 802 793 6029
    • One tap mobile:
      • +16465588656,,8027936029# US (New York)
      • +13126266799,,8027936029# US (Chicago)

3) Prepare your business and staff.

4) Stay informed and monitor the status of Coronavirus. 

5) Plan and communicate with staff.

6) Communicate with guests.