As the effects of COVID-19 continue to impact our community, the cities of Bryan and College Station once again are joining forces to make funding available to qualifying local businesses.
Operation Restart is now providing face masks to ensure that participating businesses and their customers have every tool possible to contain the spread of COVID-19.
Applications are now open for two assistance programs aimed at helping Bryan small businesses and Bryan residents who rent and were negatively affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Several new assistance programs will soon be available through the City of Bryan’s Community Development Department to help individuals and businesses with COVID-19 relief.
The City of Bryan is collecting information regarding economic impacts to our small businesses (under 500 employees) as a result of the coronavirus. Your responses are very important. They will be used to help guide city in preparation of a small business recovery plan.
Several City of Bryan buildings will soon begin reopening to the public on a limited basis. Members of the public are still encouraged to continue conducting business with the city remotely, where possible.
The City of College Station and the Bryan Business Council (BBC) have partnered with the Brazos Valley Council of Governments to create a Bridge Loan Program to assist small businesses that have seen a substantial reduction in revenue due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
As the community transitions from responding to recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic, the cities of Bryan and College Station, Brazos County and the Brazos County Health District have formed the BCS Operation Restart Task Force.
While the libraries are closed due to the coronavirus, the Virtual eCard will allow residents of Brazos County, who do not currently have a library card, to access all of the library system’s online resources, including eBooks, streaming media, digital audio books, digital magazines and more.
In an effort to support both small businesses and residents in our community who have been affected by the COVID-19 response, the City of Bryan is hosting its second free drive-through lunch event.