This page provides the latest updates on COVID-19 along with resources and information to businesses and individuals in the International District. Check back in periodically as we will be updating this page with new information as it becomes available.

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SBA to Provide Disaster Assistance Loans for Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19
The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering designated states and territories low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Coronavirus Emergency Aid Package Signed into Law
The legislation signed Wednesday evening provides paid sick and family leave for some for U.S. workers impacted by the illness, expands unemployment assistance, includes nutrition assistance and increases resources for testing. Efforts are already underway to put together a third, larger relief measure that could total $1 trillion.

Treasury and IRS Issue Guidance on Deferring Tax Payments Due to COVID-19 Outbreak
Following President Donald J. Trump’s emergency declaration pursuant to the Stafford Act, the U.S. Treasury Department and IRS issued guidance allowing all individual and other non-corporate tax filers to defer up to $1 million of federal income tax (including self-employment tax) payments due on April 15, 2020, until July 15, 2020, without penalties or interest.

COVID-19 E-News

1904, 2020

COVID-19 E-News

A Message from the Executive Director We remain under an order issued by County Judge Lina Hidalgo to Stay Home and Work Safe until at least April 30. District staff will continue to [...]

2903, 2020

COVID-19 E-News

A Message from the Executive Director As you are aware, we are currently under an order, issued by County Judge Lina Hidalgo to stay home and work safe, through April 3. After the [...]

2303, 2020

COVID-19 E-News

On behalf of the Board of Directors of the International Management District we join with other city and county government agencies in asking residents and businesses to take all appropriate precautions to help contain [...]