The Florida Small Business Resource Guide contains important contacts and outlines critical services available to support the goals and aims of entrepreneurs, whether looking to start or expand a business in the Sunshine State. From organizations like CareerSource Florida and Enterprise Florida to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity and the state's network of Small Business Development Centers, our team is working to cultivate success for small businesses.
- Mail ballots headed to homes across Florida for August primary
Elections officials expect to see more people turning to mail ballots for the August primary and November general election amid the pandemic.
- Minority, low-income Floridians hit hard financially by coronavirus, housing data show
Some experts worry that the pandemic will widen pre-existing racial gaps in homeownership and wealth.
- Florida crosses 4,000 deaths and counts most deaths in a single day: 120
On Thursday, Florida crossed the 4,000-death threshold for the pandemic and logged the most deaths in a 24-hour period: 120. This also has been the state’s deadliest week so far.
- Disney confident in reopening this week
Walt Disney World will reopen in Orlando, Florida on Saturday amid a growing number of Covid-19 cases within the state.
- Florida will create a master plan for electric vehicle charging
A new state law requires the Florida Department of Transportation to come up with a plan to add more electric car charging stations along the state’s highway system.