Business Resources

Humboldt County COVID-19 Business Info Line 707-268-2527 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 7 days a week

Economic Impact

Employers: please fill out our COVID-19 Economic Impact Survey.

For more information, please see: FAQs - Economic Impact Survey (PDF).

Recent News

March 25, 2020 - USDA Measures to Help Rural Communities

USDA Rural Development has taken a number of immediate actions to help rural residents, businesses and communities affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. Rural Development will keep our customers, partners, and stakeholders continuously updated as more actions are taken to better serve rural America.

Read more:  USDA Implements Immediate Measures to Help Rural Residents, Businesses and Communities Affected by COVID-19 (PDF).

March 18, 2020 - Guidance on Food and Beverage Venues Provided

The Humboldt County Joint Information Center (JIC) has received calls requesting clarification of guidance for food and beverage venues updated earlier this week by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH).

Read more:  Food and beverage venue guidance (PDF).

March 18, 2020 - Treasurer Fiona Ma Offers Resources to Small Businesses Affected by COVID-19  

Read more:  Affected small businesses

Feb. 24, 2020 - Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers to Plan and Respond COVID-19

The Humboldt County Department of Health & Human Services has received numerous calls from local business owners and employees about what precautions can be taken to prevent the spread of COVID-19. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is recommending certain measures to businesses to help limit workplace exposure. See below for specific guidance from the CDC.

Read more:  COVID-19 CDC guidance for businesses (PDF).