COVID-19 Resources for Businesses


*New* COVID-19 Business Relief Payments

The Minnesota Department of Revenue will send COVID-19 Business Relief Payments to eligible businesses under a $216 million economic relief package signed into law on December 16th. Eligible business owners do not need to take any action to receive this aid as the Minnesota Department of Revenue will determine eligibility and payment amounts based on the program requirements outlined here. For more information please visit the Minnesota Department of Revenue website. 

State & County Resources

The City of Andover has created a list of resources and programs being offered at the Federal and State levels for business impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The links included below will be updated as new information becomes available. These programs are not offered directly by the City of Andover, please contact the program provider directly for additional information.

Anoka County Regional Economic Development - Anoka County has consolidated many resources to help ready and recover businesses and the workforce from the impacts of COVID-19. This page will be updated as new resources and programs become available. 

MN Department of Employment & Economic Development - MN DEED has great information available for both businesses and employees effected by the COVID-19 virus implications and precautions. See their website for more information on U.S. Small Business Administration loans, unemployment insurance and more. Information on Small Business Relief Grants can be found by clicking here

Anoka Area Chamber of Commerce - Anoka Area Chamber of Commerce has a dedicated page with resources for businesses.See their website for more information on Federal & State Guidelines for businesses, frequently asked questions and more. 

Local Business Directory

The City of Andover is managing a list of restaurants that remain open during the COVID-19 pandemic. This list is available by clicking here, and is marketed on the City social media for public information. If we missed your business, or you would like to update information, please contact Jake Griffiths, Associate Planner at 763-767-5142 to make appropriate changes.