Today is the last day of February! Tomorrow is Fat Tuesday and the new month of March! Yay!!!
Save the Date: March EABA General Meeting is Tuesday the 15th @ 11am. Members will be voting on their volunteer board of directors for 2022-2021. We're not sure if it will be in person or virtual yet. Stay tuned!
Volunteers Needed for EABA'S Board of Directors: 2022-2024!
EABA's founding board members have dedicated so much time, expertise and love to getting our business association on solid footing! THANK YOU!!!
- We're 72 members strong!!! WOW!!
WE NEED YOU TO STEP IN AND HELP FURTHER EABA'S MISSION to create cohesion and communication between businesses, residents and City of Atlanta to preserve the history and integrity of East Atlanta Village.
HERE IS ALL THE INFO...THE SHORT LIST IS.....
- You must be a current member of EABA. Check our member directory here.
- Be available on Tuesday nights to attend the board meetings, 1st Tuesday of the month, and general meetings, 3rd Tuesday of the month. Both meetings are 1.5 hours. We estimate about 10 hours a month of your time including meetings, emails, projects and meeting business owners!
- Care about your business community and want to make a difference.
- Don't worry...we educate all board members on EABA and the workings of the City...we just need your passion and willingness to work with us!
EMAIL HELLO@EASTATLANTABIZ.COM IF YOU ARE INTERESTED!
Navigating the City of Atlanta Business License Process
We've heard from many of you that you have questions about acquiring a business license from the City of Atlanta.
In order to ensure you have everything you need to apply for the Resurgence Grant Fund, we are hosting a webinar on Thursday, March 3, at 4pm with the City of Atlanta Revenue Department. Hear from staff about how the process has changed and what you can do to verify your business license renewal.
The Resurgence Grant Fund application will be open from March 1 through April 29. Learn more about the Resurgence Grant Fund at investatlanta.com.
RESURGENCE GRANT FUND OPENS MARCH 1
Grants will be reviewed and awarded based on the order they are received! Don't delay. Get your paperwork in order and submit for up to $40,000 in reimbursements for COVID related expenses. Payroll and commercial rent is now eligible.
We are thrilled to have received 16 applications for the Main Street Coordinator position. Thank you to everyone who submitted and/or shared this job opening with your friends and network!
The review committee is busy and will have our final candidates on March 8, 2022. Interviewing will take place March 15-18. Our new Main Street Coordinator will be in place at the end of the month!! Yay!!!
Mayor Andre Dickens Lifts Certain Emergency COVID-19 Restrictions
FIND OUT MORE HERE
Connect Atlanta: Enabling The People Of Atlanta To Help Keep Our City Safe
Connect Atlanta, the newest safety program brought to you by the Atlanta Police Department (APD) and is the next phase of Operation Shield which is designed to keep residents of Atlanta safe. This is a voluntary program that enables residents like you to create a safer Atlanta for all its people. What’s really special about this program is that it enables residents and businesses to directly partner with the police department to reduce and investigate criminal activity.
It consists of two parts: camera registry and camera integration.
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