GCC remains dedicated to supporting the IGC community in Colorado. The following resources and information links are provided to members as guidance. This is an ever changing situation and information will be updated as soon as possible. Check back periodically for new updates.
Small Business Administration
Families First Coronavirus Response Act
Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) ACT
Department of Labor Resources
Centers for Disease Control
CO 4th Updated Public Health Order 20-24: March 26 through April 26 (extended from April 11): Stay home except for essential needs. Critical Businesses are exempt and encouraged to stay open, but must comply with Social Distancing Requirements (6 ft. distancing, hygiene, and cleaning) at all times and implement strategies, such as staggered schedules or redesigning workplaces, to create more distance between workers unless doing so would make it impossible to carry out critical functions.
CO Executive Order D 2020-039: Face Coverings: Issued April 17, effective through May 17: Directs the CO Dept of Public Health issue a public health order requiring that workers in Critical Businesses and Critical Government Functions, where workers interact in close proximity with other employees or the public, to wear medical or nonmedical cloth face coverings that cover the nose and mouth while working, except where doing so would inhibit that individual's health; and, to the extent possible, wear gloves when in contact with customers or goods if gloves are provided to workers by their employers.
Colorado SBA: SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans in Colorado
GCC supports the IGC community in Colorado as essential business and encourages all members to develop the appropriate safety measures that work best with your location. Safety of employees and customers should be your top priority by following CDC guidelines and complying with executive orders.
The Board of Directors of GCC has compiled this running list of suggestions and ideas to consider as we deal with our changing business operations.
This list will be updated, so check back often. GCC members should email our Association Director with any updates to your operations so we can add to this list: firstname.lastname@example.org.