Reopen Orange


As Orange County begins the process of further rebooting our economy and commencing Phase 4, we have created this resource page to assist business owners in their efforts to reopen efficiently, effectively, and safely.

REOPEN Orange Business Reopening Toolkit (PDF)

REOPEN Orange Checklist (PDF)

Orange County NY Industrial Development Agency Webinars
These webinars cover topics such as PPP and Loan Forgiveness, Paycheck Protection Program and Record Keeping, reopening plans, etc.

Orange County Small Business Survival Kit
In addition to the above resources intended to ready
your business for NY’s phased reopening, the Orange County Economic Development Office is producing a webinar series that helps business owners employ digital tools to not only survive, but to thrive in this rapidly changing economy.

Here is a link to a webinar that focuses on eCommerce.   Learn more here.

For questions pertaining to how to reopen your business please contact:

Bill Fioravanti, Director, Orange County Department of Economic Development:
(845) 360-0231|

Amanda Dana, Director, Orange County Department of Tourism and Film
(845) 615-3863|

Lynn Allen Cione, President and CEO, Orange County Chamber of Commerce
(845) 294-1700|

New York State Resources on Reopening

New York Forward 

New York Forward Phase 1 Industries 

New York Forward Phase 2 Industries

New York Forward Phase 3 Industries

New York Forward Phase 4 Industries

New York Forward Business Reopening Lookup Tool

New York Forward FAQ 

Empire State Development Business Affirmation Submittal Form