Corona Virus Info & Resources

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Dear Bed-Stuy Gateway BID Members and Community,

While no one can be certain of how the Corona virus (COVID-19) may progress or its full economic impact, we do know you the small business owner are resilient!
Part of the resiliency comes from knowing you have the resources to forge ahead with support of the small business community and the Bed-Stuy Gateway BID. Below are resources for owners who are being impacted in their business and are looking for assistance to weather this storm:

For the latest information and best practice guidelines for COVID-19 visit DOHMH’s website at

To receive text updates from the city, Text COVID to 692-692

For small businesses who wish to stay up to date on industry-specific information, here is a link:

Guidance for small business owners from New York City’s Small Business Services visit:

Emergency planning checklist for small businesses, visit

CDC’s Business Planning Checklist for Pandemics, visit:

If you have any questions, please contact 311.