Visit the links below for the most updated information for businesses on the COVID-19 pandemic. We will continue to update this page with resources for businesses.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued an interim guide for employers to respond to the virus. Recommendations include: actively encouraging sick employees to stay home, flexible policies that permit employees to stay home to care for a sick family member, respiratory etiquette and hand hygiene.
The U.S. Chamber supports these CDC recommendations and urges state and local chambers, its members and the wider business community to adopt and implement these standards if they have not done so already. Based on information provided by the CDC, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation created two guides to help employers and employees prepare for and address the impacts of the Coronavirus:
- Coronavirus (COVID-19) Workplace Tips for Employees
- Guidance for Employers to Plan and Respond to Coronavirus
The U.S. Small Business Administration has published Small Business Guidance and Loan Resources
The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) is the state agency charged with overseeing and providing workforce development services to employers and job seekers of Texas. Visit their resources for job seekers and employers:
Williamson County and Cities Health District (WCCHD) is the local public health department and their website contains a wealth of informationn including:
- Implementation of Mitigation Strategies for Communities with Local COVID-19 Transmission
- Community Resource Finder for Free to Low Cost Resources
City of Round Rock COVID-19 information webpage.