COVID-19 City Hall is here for you! While our public buildings are closed, our services and staff are still working. Please email or call us as usual. COVID-19 Updates

Business and Employee Assistance

The City of Elk Grove is closely monitoring the impacts of the COVID-19 virus for its effects on Elk Grove businesses and employees. Local businesses and their employees are critical to the success of the City, and we want to do everything we can to assist you during this difficult time.

We’re encouraging business owners and employees to follow all guidelines, directives, and orders issued by federal, state, and county governments related to virus containment and business operating parameters.

Rapid Response Website

For businesses needing assistance, the City of Elk Grove, in partnership with the Sacramento Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce has supported the launch of the Coronavirus Rapid Response website. The website contains all the latest information and resources for the region’s affected businesses and employees. The website will be updated regularly as new information and resources become available.

Visit the Rapid Response Chamber Website

Frequently Asked Questions

Are you a business or employee with questions? The City has created a resource page that answers many common questions. The FAQ will be updated regularly, so check back often.

Get Answers

Financial Resources

The following federal and state financial resources are available for Elk Grove businesses being adversely impacted by the Coronavirus.

Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act

The CARES stimulus Act was recently passed by Congress and signed by the President. CARES contains extensive benefits to offset Coronavirus impacts to businesses. View a useful summary of the Act and its business benefits, with links for more information and application materials.

Paycheck Protection Program

Paycheck Protection Program

This loan program provides loan forgiveness for retaining employees by temporarily expanding the traditional SBA 7(a) loan program.

Learn more

EIDL Loan Advance

EIDL Loan Advance

This loan advance will provide up to $10,000 of economic relief to businesses that are currently experiencing temporary difficulties.

Learn more

SBA Express Bridge Loans

SBA Express Bridge Loans

Enables small businesses who currently have a business relationship with an SBA Express Lender to access up to $25,000 quickly.

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SBA Debt Relief

SBA Debt Relief

The SBA is providing a financial reprieve to small businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Learn more

Other Federal and State Financial Programs

Temporary Eviction and Utility Disconnection Moratorium

The Elk Grove City Council recently passed an emergency ordinance establishing a temporary moratorium prohibiting residential and commercial evictions and utility disconnections in certain circumstances due to loss of household or business income as a result of the Coronavirus.

View the full text of the ordinance

If you have questions regarding a residential tenant issue, please contact Sarah Bontrager at (916) 627-3209 or

If you have questions regarding a commercial tenant issue, please contact the Office of Economic Development at (916) 627-3338 or

The City will be creating a Frequently Asked Questions page that answers many common questions about the Moratorium. Please check back soon for more information.

Additional Information

If you have additional questions or concerns, you can contact the Office of Economic Development directly at: or by calling our main line at (916) 627-3338.

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