On this page we will place guides, tips and resources that come our way and we will update as new information comes in.
If you have something to add please send to firstname.lastname@example.org
From the U.S. Food and Drug Administration:
Best Practices for Retail Food Stores, Restaurants, and Food Pick-Up/Delivery Services During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Links are provided within the publication to by CDC, FDA, EPA, and OSHA
From the National Restaurant Association:
Reopening Guidance; A Guide for the Restaurant Industry
From the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Reopening Guidance for Cleaning and Disinfecting Public Spaces, Workplaces, Businesses, Schools and Homes
From Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA)
Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID
From the Small Retailers Association of Michigan:
Template for COVID Preparedness and Response Plan
Download the updated template and personalize based on your type of business.
From the National Main Street Center
Reopen Main Street; Navigating a New Reality
includes guides for retail, restaurants and service
From Modern Salon for Reopening Salons and Barbershops
28 Safety Guidelines for Reopening Salons and Barbershops
guides for opening salons, barbershops and spas
From the Small Business Administration
As Employers Eye Re-opening, Be Aware of Potential Legal Issues
State of MIchigan Safe Start Program
Guidelines issued by the States of Maine and Texas for reopening. These are not adopted by Michigan but they are a good resource.
Online source recommended by a Downtown Clawson business:
Custom Ink; https://www.customink.com/
Blakes Hard Cider at Blakes’ Orchard; Armada Michigan email email@example.com
8 oz spray bottles and gallon sizes at $30 ea.
Woodward Movement – contact Jess – firstname.lastname@example.org; 313-649-7939
Fasterners Source –
EMCO Chemical Distributors Inc. – contact Tom Fargo – email@example.com; 248-520-1553
Burke Architectural Millwork – Contact Kelly Victor-Burke @ (734) 634-2937 – Plexiglass dividers for restaurants, retail, education and general business
Millcraft – Contact Carla Hott @ (614) 715-2928 – PPE Supplies: plexiglass barriers, protective glasses, Kn95 masks, face masks, face shields, hand sanitizer, gloves, disposable thermometers, and more shipped out of Canton, MI.
Star Safety Shield – Contact Mary Malkowski @ (231) 425-4975 – Polycarbonate security shields and partitions for restaurants, government, offices, salons, etc. Countertop and custom inline designs available. Stronger than plexiglass or acrylic.
Consider foot operated door openers where possible. One source is StepNpull which is available at major hardware stores