Small Business Relief Grant Program Applications Open: The Town of Brookline is now accepting applications for its Small Business Relief Grant Program, which will provide grants of up to $15,000 to eligible Brookline businesses impacted by COVID-19. Applications will be processed on a weekly basis for as long as funds are available. The first round of applications will be reviewed at 5 pm on June 12th. Application and program guidelines are available here.
Delivery Only parking signs extended to June 30th: The Town’s 15-minute Delivery Only parking signs have been extended to June 30th. The locations of these 15-Minute Delivery Only signs can be found here (many thanks to Hugh Mattison, TMM5 for creating this reference map!). Please contact Meredith L. Mooney, Economic Development Planner, at [email protected], with any questions about this initiative or to request a sign.
June 8th Transportation Board Meeting Postponed to June 15: Tonight’s Transportation Board meeting has been rescheduled for next Monday, June 15. We’ll send an updated link once it’s available. The agenda includes several business-related topics, including: COVID-19 extended sidewalks, extending the Delivery Only parking signs, proposed parking meter rate increases, etc.
Free Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan Forgiveness Webinar: The Newton-Needham Chamber is hosting a free webinar on PPP loan forgiveness on June 18th from 10:00-11:30 AM. The webinar will explore recent changes to the Small Business Administration’s Paycheck Protection Program as well as the program’s guidelines and forgiveness features. After the presentation you will have time for questions. Presented by lli Spahiu, Assistant District Director for Lender Relations Massachusetts District Office U.S. Small Business Administration. Register here.
June 11th Virtual Town Hall Meeting for Brookline Businesses and Nonprofits: Join us this Thursday, June 11th, at 9am via Zoom videconference for a weekly virtual town hall meeting for the Brookline business and nonprofit community. Agenda available here.
Zoom videoconference link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88644465341
Phone: +1 312 626 6799
Webinar ID: 886 4446 5341