The City of St. Marys wishes to ensure that the businesses have the information and resources that are needed during this pandemic. To do this, the City has created this webpage to direct businesses to helpful resources that exist. 

The City has also created a page for Residents. Click here to view Resident Resources.

6/19/20 Update: New resources are available for businesses. Please see below for more information.   

On May 29th, the City of St. Marys will move from Yellow to Green Phase as a part of Governor Wolf's Plan to Reopen PA.

*NEW* Face Coverings Order (July 1)

Updated Guidance for Green Phase (June 10th)

Click Here to see guidance for Restaurants in the Green Phase

Additional Guidance on Green Phase for Businesses & Dining

Click Here to see new guidance for Businesses 

Life-Sustaining Businesses FAQs  (UPDATED MAY 29th, 2020)



Local Resources

US Small Business Administration (SBA) has reopened Economic Injury Disaster Loans and additional programs that you can view HERE.  You can learn more about the SBA by going to their website


North Central is a premier regional development organization that delivers a wide range of economic, community, infrastructure, human services, and technology programs for Cameron, Clearfield, Elk, Jefferson, McKean, and Potter Counties. North Central has programs for businesses specifically affected by COVID-19 Pandemic. In addition, North Central can help businesses become connected to other resources that could assist them during this time. Check out North Central COVID-19 Resources Here.


*New* PA Wilds and the Progress Fund:

The nonprofit PA Wilds Center for Entrepreneurship (PA Wilds Center) is encouraging small tourism-related businesses in the 13 counties of the Pennsylvania Wilds to join its free network as a way to help prep for the upcoming small business grant round announced this week by Gov. Tom Wolf. 

The state’s network of Community Development Financial Institutions, or CDFIs, will be distributing more than $225M in grant funds statewide to small businesses impacted by COVID-19 shutdowns. The application for the grant program is in development. See full Press Release Here.


Additional Resources:

*NEW* COVID-19 Relief Statewide Small Business Assistance

Team Pennsylvania

Employer UC & COVID-19 FAQs

COVID-19 Working Capital Access Program

DCED COVID-19 Resources for Businesses

DCED Funding and Programs

The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) COVID-19 Resource Page


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