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Small Business Help for Delta County Michigan Businesses Struggling with Extended COVID-19 Shut Down

Small businesses in the U.P. (Delta County) are being decimated with COVID-19. Because of the of the public health concerns non-essential businesses must close their doors leaving many small business owners concerned. Rumors are mounting that a 70 day extension to current emergency orders may be reissued by Governor Gretchen Whitmer soon.  State Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey (R) isn't so sure that such a long extension is needed and legislature is working on a solution ( 1 ). If you own a small business and need help you may want to continue reading..... What we do know is that the economy is tanking and many businesses are going to bottom out and close. For example, in  the hotel industry, according to  Detroit Metro and Convention and Visitors Bureau,  up to 1/4  of businesses in that industry may never reopen ( 2 ).   This is where disaster bridging loans become more important. I wouldn't wait forever if you have a business in Delta County and need help. Its a to