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Utah Economic Response Task Force Facts & FAQs: Economic Response Plan & Small Business Resources

The Utah Economic Response Task Force hosted a “Facts & FAQs” virtual conference call on Tuesday, March 25, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. MST to provide an update on the status of economic efforts to mitigate the coronavirus. This zoom video conference provided an overview of the economic response plan and resources for small businesses. Agenda Governor Gary R. Herbert [...]

Governor Herbert Releases Economic Response Plan

“Utah Leads Together” provides concrete steps against coronavirus Salt Lake City, UT (March 24, 2020) – Governor Gary R. Herbert released “Utah Leads Together,” his comprehensive task force plan to mitigate the economic consequences of Covid-19 and return Utah to the record-setting growth it enjoyed prior to the pandemic. The report and economic playbook include recommendations from dozens of state [...]

COVID-19 Task Force Releases Videos to Support Businesses

The Utah COVID-19 Community Task Force is developing videos on topics related to the coronavirus. Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and chair of the Economic Response Task Force participated in the production of the business-related videos. Please find them below. We encourage you to share these with your network. What [...]

March 23rd, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Utah Outlook 2020 – Quarter 1 Poll Released

The Salt Lake Chamber's Utah Outlook 2020 first quarter poll results are now available. The Utah Outlook is a statewide poll measuring Utahns' sentiments on issues relevant to us and our communities. As with CEOutlook, which measures opinions from business executives, the new polling information will be released every quarter and made available to all Chamber members. The 2020 first quarter poll, [...]

March 21st, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Leaders Share Best Practices to Support Economy Through Pandemic

Salt Lake City, UT (March 20, 2020) – Governor Gary R. Herbert and industry leaders shared strategies, ideas and best practices to combat and mitigate the economic impact of the coronavirus. Some ideas include: using take out at restaurants; scheduling shopping, home viewings, and other necessary and appropriate gatherings; and, maintaining social distance at all times. “The government can’t predict [...]