Reopening the economy safely is at the top of mind for all economic developers. Resources on this page include IEDC research, insight into industries reopening, and resources from state and municipal government, public institutions, and private firms.

IEDC Research and Resources

Looking Across our Borders: How Other Countries are Opening for Business

Essential Businesses and Returning to Work

COVID-19 Reopening Resources

IEDC WEBINARS

IEDC has been hosting COVID-19 Webinars since late March, some of which have focused particularly on reopening. 

Peer Research and Resources

Peer Webinars

Reopening by Industry 

IEDC Article: Different Tactics for Reopening Different Industries

Airlines and tourism

IEDC Article: Industry Reopening: Airlines 

Construction And Real Estate

IEDC Article: Industry Reopening: Construction

Sports and Entertainment

IEDC Article: Industry Reopening: Sports and Entertainment

Manufacturing

IEDC Article: Industry Reopening: Manufacturing 

Restaurant and Hospitality

Retail

IEDC Article: Industry Reopening: Retail 

Automotive

IEDC Article: Industry Reopening: Automotive Sector

Financial services

IEDC Article: Industry Reopening: Banking Sector 

Personal Services 

IEDC Article: Industry Reopening: Services



State and Municipal Reopening 

IEDC Article: Cautious Progress: Reopening State Economies 

Federal Resources 

In addition the the resources listed below, Restore Your Economy updates the Federal Resources section of this website regularly. 

Economic Development Led Efforts 

Oklahoma

Michigan

Iowa/Illinois

North Carolina 

Ohio

Washington

  • Washington State has issued a guide for a phased re-opening approach. 
Colorado 

  • An alliance of Northern Colorado Economic Development Organizations have come together to create NoCoRecovers

 

 

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