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Florida Department of Economic Opportunity Announces New Mobile-Friendly Site to Apply for Reemployment Assistance
Thursday, April 9, 2020
Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) announced a new, mobile-friendly online application for Reemployment Assistance available at www.FloridaJobs.org/RAApplication. “The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity is committed to ensuring Floridians are able to receive the benefits owed to them during
 
Building Officials Educational Assn. - COVID-19 Building Department April 8 Update
Wednesday, April 8, 2020
Update April 7, 2020 The following are responses from individual Building Departments in South Florida as of this morning. Conditions and situations may and probably will change. Thiis report will updated on a continuing and timely basis. Aventura Department open to the public limit 2 at a time Communication with staff other than counter personnel behind
 
Florida Department of Economic Opportunity Announces Actions Taken to Make Accessing Reemployment Assistance More User Friendly
Tuesday, April 7, 2020
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) announced multiple actions taken to improve the ability for Floridians to access the Reemployment Assistance program. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, DEO is seeing historic increases in Floridians filing for Reemployment Assistance. Last week, Governor DeSantis signed
 
Enterprise Florida Suspends Initial Fees through its Microfinance Guarantee Program to Support Florida Small Business Community
Monday, April 6, 2020
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Enterprise Florida, Inc. (EFI) today announced that it will suspend initial fees for its Microfinance Guarantee Program to support Florida’s small business community impacted by COVID-19. EFI manages the Microfinance Guarantee Program designed to stimulate access to credit for entrepreneurs and small businesses in this state
 
Florida Department of Economic Opportunity Announces the Waiving the Waiting Week for Reemployment Assistance
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – On April 1, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO), at the direction of Governor Ron DeSantis, announced the waiving of the requirement to wait a week to receive Reemployment Assistance benefits through May 8, 2020. The waiting week has been waived so eligible Floridians may receive the support they need to help
 
April 1st is Census Day!
Friday, March 27, 2020
BY April 1st, every home should have received an invitation to participate in the 2020 Census online, by phone or by mail. When completing the census, please include everyone who live in your home as of that date. Your information is so important that if you do not respond on your own, census takers will be sent to your home to help make sure you are
 
How to Apply for an SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan
Monday, March 23, 2020
The SBA South Florida District Office will host a series of Small Business Recovery webinars to provide the latest information on how the SBA is helping small businesses with their economic recovery. This webinar will go through the Economic Injury Disaster Loan application step-by-step; offer tips and insight into completing an application and what you can
 
The State of Florida Issues COVID-19 Updates
Friday, March 20, 2020
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The State of Florida is responding to COVID-19. In an effort to keep Florida residents and visitors safe and aware regarding the status of the virus, the Florida Department of Health will issue this update every day, seven days per week. Governor Ron DeSantis is in constant communication with Florida Division of Emergency Management
 
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