Resources & Incentives

Consolidated Resource Guides

Brochure - Overview of Primary Incentive Programs

Resources

Federal

Small Business Administration

State

Virginia 2-1-1

Virginia Business One Stop

Virginia Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity - Main Page

Virginia Business Resources

Virginia Career Works - Crater Region

Virginia Economic Development Partnership

eVA - Virginia's eProcurement Marketplace

VMR - Virginia's Manufacturing Region

Community College Workforce Alliance

Longwood University Small Business Development Center

Local

Virginia Gateway Region

Petersburg Chamber of Commerce 

COVID-19 Resources

Petersburg City Manager’s Letter to Businesses

Business Resource Brochure

Executive Order Number Fifty-One

Executive Order Number Fifty-Three

Federal Legislation Provisions

Economic Injury Disaster Loan FAQ

SBA’s Disaster Loan

Virginia Employment Commission (VEC): Q&A on Claims Related to Coronavirus

VEC: Workers Whose Job Has Been Affected by the Coronavirus 

US Small Business Administration Resources

Virginia Small Business Development Center

Virginia Small Business Development Center EIDL Assistance

Incentives

Federal

Opportunity Zone

    Opportunity Virginia

     Opportunity Zone Fact Sheet

     Opportunity Zone Slideshow

     Opportunity Zone Press Release

  • Petersburg Opportunity Zone Map

Pburg Opportunity Zone

HUBZone

State

Virginia Economic Development Partnership 

Enterprise Zone Real Property Investment and Job Creation Grants

Industrial Revitalization Fund 

Virginia Tourism Development Financing Program 

Virginia Tourism Growth Fund 

Virginia Department of Small Business Financing Authority - Investment Grant Fund

Local

Enterprise Zone (Please find the application and checklist forms under "Expand Your Business" here)

  • Central Business District EZ Map

CBD EZ Zone

Technology Zone