COVID-19 Resources

The MRBA is here to assist you during this COVID-19 pandemic.

The construction industry is considered an ESSENTIAL business and can continue to provide services to our communities. Please use your own judgement on whether your business should stay open, keep employees working, etc. Below are a list of resources we have made available to you during this difficult time. This page will be updated as more information is available.

Please contact us if you have questions or we can assist you with anything.
Office: 507.625.7138

COVID-19 Resources:

DEED Emergency Loan Program — Help for small business owners impacted by the Governor’s orders who need immediate assistance to meet their families’ basic needs during COVID-19 closures.

Minnesota Unemployement Insurance Program – If you or your employees are being affected by COVID-19, apply for unemployment support.

MN Businesses Now Eligible for SBA Funding — Small businesses are now eligible for the SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program.

New Federal Paid Leave Program — The U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued preliminary guidance for employers to implement these new programs.

NAHB’s Job Site Safety Resources – print posters, utilize letter templates and other job safety procedures for COVID-19

Families First Coronavirus Response At (FFCRA) poster – Print and display this poster in your employee lounge.

MN DEED’s Guide for Small Businesses – gives a summary guide of several state & Federal programs for small businesses during the pandemic

COVID-19 Emergency Response Support – If your business wishes to offer services supplies or materials for emergency response activities, review guidelines.

Federal Income Tax Relief – Federal Income tax payments have been extended to July 15, 2020. This site has federal tax-related information