Now accepting applications for Decatur Small Business Rapid Relief Funds Round 3

The City of Decatur is now accepting applications for the Decatur Small Business Rapid Relief Funds Round 3.  The City was awarded $1.2 Million from the DCEO CURE-ES program to provide to our small businesses and hospitality industry.  Applications will be accepted electronically beginning November 29th until 3:00 pm on December 10th through the City of Decatur’s website.

This grant is being made available to reimburse Decatur businesses for expenses incurred between March 1 and December 30, 2021 related outdoor dining expenses, PPE purchases, as well as mortgage/rent and utility relief. Hotels/motels, bars and restaurants, as well as other small businesses are encouraged to apply immediately online for this grant opportunity to help alleviate the financial constraint the COVID pandemic has had on businesses.  Homebased businesses are not eligible.  Businesses who have not received funding in Rounds 1 & 2 will be given priority.

For more information about the guidelines and qualifications and to apply online, visit the COVID-19 Business Impact page.  If you have questions or concerns, please contact City staff at (217) 450-2350.  The Decatur Small Business Rapid Relief Funds, are in addition to the small business assistance grants the City has provided to CICD to assist local businesses.

City of Decatur
Economic & Community Development Department