COVID-19 Resources



Click here Governor Walz Price Gouging Executive Order.

Click here for best practices from The Food Industry Association (FMI).

Click here for FAQ’s about Executive Order 20-04.

Click here for Food Safety Information from the MN Department of Agriculture.

Click here for U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Disaster Loans.

Click here for food donation safety.

Click here for Best Practices for Employees.

Click here for Best Practices for Reusable Bags and Food Takeout Containers.

Click here for Food Establishment Guidance.

Click here for Food Safety for Deliver and Pick-up Services.

Click here for hand sanitizer from local distillers.

Click here for COVID-19 recommended store protocols.

Click here for Paycheck Protection Program Application.

Click here for Paycheck Protection Program FAQs.

Click here for food safety and availablity from FDA.

Click here for FDA Best Practices for Retail Food Stores, Restaurants, and Food Pick-Up/Delivery Services.

Click here for FMI PPE Procurement Resources.

Click here for FMI Cleaning & Disinfecting Guidelines.

Click here for MDA Guidance for Minnesota Farmers’ Markets and Vendors.

Click here for MDA Guidance for Minnesota Garden Centers/Nurseries.

Click here for MN Lottery Social Distance Signage.

Click here for MGA Mask Signage.

Click here for POS Certificate Upgrade.

Click here for Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) FAQs.

Click here for Mask Up Minneapolis Factsheet.

Click here for Mask Up Minneapolis Flyer.

Click here for White Bear Lake Mask Flyer.

Click here for Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) Flyer

Click here for Safe Learning Plan for 2020-2021

Click here for CDC Symptoms of COVID-19

MGA Member Partner Tools

Click here for updates on the IRS 90-day extension for tax payments from CLA.

Click here for the SCR COVID-19 Plan.

Click here for the South-Town Refrigeration & Mechanical COVID-19 Plan.

Click here for the Midwest Best Water COVID-19 Plan.

Click here for water bottle safety from Midwest Best Water.

Click here for personal protective environments and products from NPARALLEL.

Click here for COVID-19 graphics from Refrigerator Media Advertising.

Click here for HD Meeting fact sheet from Windstream Enterprise.

Click here for an online portal to order PPE from IMAGINE.

COVID-19 Workforce Resources

Click here for employer FAQs from Littler Mendelson, P.C.

Click here for Federal Families First Coronavirus Response Acts.

Click here for Federal Families First Coronavirus Response Acts FAQs.

Click here for Federal Families First Coronavirus Response Acts Employee Rights.

Click here for Federal Families First Coronavirus Response Acts Federal Employee Rights.

Click here for Food Industry Recommended Protocols for Positive COVID-19 Test.

Click here to for “Top Takeaways” for Employers from Littler Mendelson, P.C.

Click here for the Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19 from The Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA).

Click here for updates from the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry.

Click here for information from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development.

Click here for Minnesota Unemployment Insurance Information.

Click here for U.S. plan on implementing Coronavirus-related paid leave and tax credits to businesses.

Click here for IRS Instructions for Form 7200.

Click here for IRS Form 7200.

Click here for OSHA workplace best practices.

Click here for Safety Practices for Critical Infrastructure Workers from the CDC.

Click here for Essential Workers Dos and Don’ts from the CDC.

Click here for FDA Fact Sheet on Face Coverings.

Click here for Visitor and Employee Health Screening Checklist.

Click here for guidelines on when returning to work.

Click here for Preparedness Plan Requirements Guidance for Grocery and Convenience Stores

Click here for Employee Dos and Don’ts to prevent workplace violence

Employee resources

Click here for information on caring for children of emergency workers.

Click here to fill out the Tier 1 Worker Child Care Letter.

Click here for unemployment benefits information.

Click here for information from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development