COVID-19 Updates for Howard County Businesses 
March 27, 2020

Good afternoon, Howard County Businesses and Stakeholders:

Please fill out this brief COVID-19 business survey to help inform HCEDA in its efforts to provide information and assistance in the most effective manner possible. 


House Sends $2 Trillion Coronavirus Rescue Package To President

BGE Taking Steps to Support Customers During Coronavirus Pandemic
BGE reminds customers of important energy assistance available to help meet their energy needs. BGE is also suspending service disconnections and waiving new late payment charges at least until May 1.

Volunteering and Donations
Howard County Department of Community Resources and Services

Howard County DCRS is collecting donations of select new and unused items to assist first responders and healthcare workers.

Maryland Unites Provides a Portal for Volunteering and Donating Across the State

MEMA Services Guidelines for Vendors, Volunteers, and Donations

Maryland Food Bank’s COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Efforts

As essential second responders, the Maryland Food Bank is working diligently to continue core operations amidst this public health crisis.

For regular updates and more information on local, state, and national resources, please visit HCEDA’s Coronavirus Information Portal at   

If you have any questions regarding challenges your business may be encountering, you can also contact a business care specialist using our Contact Form.  

Howard County Economic Development Authorit

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