Local business post reopenings, updates

As we come out of the closures and restrictions caused by the COVID-19 crisis, the Zachary Chamber encourages area residents to support our local economy by shopping, eating, and enjoying our local businesses. This is a list of local updates, but look for more openings each day: All Pro Audio is open with regular business […]

Families First Coronavirus Response Act detailed

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA or Act) requires certain employers to provide their employees with paid sick leave and expanded family and medical leave for specified reasons related to COVID-19. These provisions will apply from April 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020. All Federal employees are eligible for up to two weeks of […]

Graves: Apply for Paycheck Protection Program now

Small businesses can apply for and receive loans starting April 3rd. WASHINGTON, DC¬†– Congressman Garret Graves (South Louisiana)¬†announced today that small businesses can now fill out an application to the Paycheck Protection Program for a forgivable loan to pay their employees during the COVID-19 crisis. Small businesses and sole proprietorships can apply for and receive […]