Business Assistance & Resources

The Breckenridge Tourism Office (BTO) is closely monitoring the impact of COVID-19 on the local economy and strives to be a valuable, timely resource for our community. Below you’ll find assistance and guidance on how employees and employers can best plan and respond right now. If there is anything the BTO can provide to better serve you, please contact Tessa at tbreder@gobreck.com

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News

Summit County Local Dial Framework and Capacity Increases Take Effect Friday, April 16

Summit County Public Health issued an amended and restated Public Health Order Thursday to align with the updated CDPHE health order that will dissolve the current state Dial 3.0 beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, April 16. Control over COVID-19 restrictions will now rest with each county to determine what is best for their unique situation. County will have the ability to move to Level Green and 100% capacity as soon as 70% of residents are fully vaccinated or Level Green incidence metrics are met. Learn More

Breckenridge Community Expectations Survey

The Breckenridge Tourism Office is conducting our 3rd Expectations Survey focusing on what’s next for Breckenridge after COVID-19. Your feedback is important to the future of our community. To participate, please visit the link that best suits your affiliation. Residents: www.brecksurvey.org/residents
Second homeowners: www.brecksurvey.org/secondhome
Business owners: www.brecksurvey.org/business
Employees: www.brecksurvey.org/employees
Participar en Esnpanol:  www.brecksurvey.org/es

Watch Recording – Breckenridge Community Update Thursday, April 15

Join Breckenridge Mayor Eric Mamula, Town Manager Rick Holman, Asst. Town Manager Shannon Haynes, Special Guest Summit County Public Health Director Amy Wineland, and BTO President/CEO Lucy Kay, for a Breckenridge Community Update held April 15 addressing State’s COVID dial ending and giving way to more local control. Watch Meeting | View Presentation Slides

Transition Season Business Closures

Is your business thinking about taking a couple of weeks off later this spring? We want to know about it! We realize everything is tentative at this time, so please keep us informed of your current and even maybe-plans to temporarily close – and update later as your schedule may change. Pro Tip: Don’t forget to update your Google My Business (GMB) page and social listings for the most impactful results and keeping your customers informed of any changes. Provide Tentative Closing Dates | Google My Business Webinar:  Part 1 – The Fundamentals | Google My Business Webinar: Part 2 – Advanced | BTO Special Session: Best Practices & Tips For Google, FB, TripAdvisor, & More

Summit County Moves to Level Orange Effective Wednesday, April 7th, 6am

Summit County Government received official notification from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) on Monday that the state will be moving Summit County from Level Yellow, back to the more restrictive Level Orange on Dial 3.0 on Wednesday.  Read More | Business Resources | 5-Star Business Resources | View Level Orange Capacity Chart for 5-Star & Non-5-Star Businesses

ASSISTANCE
Town of Breckenridge (TOB)Business Revenue Reduction Rent Assistance
February applications now closed
Small Business Relief Program
Applications closed
Summit CountySmall Business Grant Program
Applications closed
Energize ColoradoEnergize Colorado Gap Fund
Third round of applications to open soon
US Small Business AdministrationCOVID-19 Relief Options
Explore relief options to help businesses, nonprofits, and faith-based organizations recover from the impacts of COVID-19
1st Draw PPP: For first-time program participants
2nd Draw PPP: For certain businesses who have previously received a PPP loan
Loan Forgiveness: Borrowers from either round may be eligible
Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program (EIDL)
Express Bridge Loan Program
Debt Relief Program
Shuttered Venue Operators Grant
RESOURCES
Town of Breckenridge (TOB)5 Star Business Certification Program
Business FAQs for Winter Tents, Signs, & Outdoor Merchandise
COVID Response Supplies
Sanitizer, masks, and other supplies can be sourced through TOB for Breckenridge businesses
Conservation During COVID-19
Emergency Sign Code Ordinance
Breckenridge Tourism Office (BTO)Mask Zone | Love This Place? 
Printable/sharable messaging
Concierge Box
Seasonal activity guides and other timely info for all Breckenridge front-line staff
Event Updates
Catch the latest news on Breckenridge events
Photo & Video Assets
Breckenridge businesses have complimentary access to utilize a professionally-shot library
Summit County Public HealthPublic Health Updates & Business Protocols
5 Star Business Certification Program
Be the Reason | Got Mask? Tienes Mascara? |
6 Ways to Stop the Spread | 6 Formas De Detener La Propacion 
Printable/shareable messaging
CO Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE)Industry Sector Guidance
CO Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT)Free Professional Services and Reopening Business Templates
CO Tourism Office (CTO)Care for Colorado – Responsible Tourism Content Hub
Colorado Travel & COVID-19 Talking Points
US Department of LaborSick Leave and Expanded Family and Medical Leave Under the Family First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA)