Roanoke Stimulus Program

Phase 2 Will Launch October 23, 2020 -
*** ALL SHOPPING VOUCHERS HAVE NOW BEEN CLAIMED ***

In response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus), the City of Roanoke City Council and the Roanoke Economic and Industrial Development Corporation, Type A, authorized a Stimulus Program to assist businesses negatively affected by the pandemic. The Stimulus Program is a local economic development program to help reduce the resulting economic strain on local businesses. Phase 1 of the Stimulus program was completed on June 30, 2020.  The results from this program included $147,000.00 being distributed to 63 qualified Roanoke businesses.

Phase 2 of the Stimulus Program is now underway and will launch October 23, 2020.  In this phase, two methods of economic stimulus are planned.  The program will direct spending opportunities to Roanoke residents as well as the 76262 communities via two sources:

Sip, Snack & Shop Gift Tour  ***AVAILABLE***
Tickets for the Sip, Snack, Shop Gift Tour are on sale NOW!! The Sip, Snack, Shop Gift Tour is a fun holiday event, promoting our small businesses and shopping local on Saturday, November 28. 

Start your shopping adventure at Roanoke City Hall to redeem your tickets, pick up your tote bag and first gift, enter into the prize raffle and sip and snack on delicious treats! Each location on the event map will have a free gift for the ticket holders to pick up as they shop!

Limited tickets available for purchase! Join in the fun and Be Local, Shop Local ROANOKE while crossing off your holiday gift list, enjoying treats and drinks, and receiving free gifts from our unique businesses! All event proceeds benefit the Roanoke VFW Post 5074!
CLICK HERE to buy your tickets!

Shopping Vouchers for Roanoke Residents ***UNAVAILABLE ***
Roanoke residents can support local businesses in Roanoke with a new program that will definitely help our small businesses thrive! Residents can download a $50 shopping voucher that can be redeemed at participating stores or restaurants across Roanoke. Vouchers will be available for download on October 23rd.  


VOUCHERS CAN BE USED AT THESE PARTICIPATING BUSINESSES


3 Vino
206 Main Street
817-491-9463

7-Eleven North
1731 N. Hwy 377
682-831-9688

Anytime Fitness
1212 Hwy 377, #109
682-237-7878

Bayou Jack's

200 N. Oak Street
817-490-7800

Beauty Hive
104 Country View
682-704-5115

Best Western Roanoke Inn & Suites

337 Dorman Road
817-490-9595

Bombshells & Blowouts Salon
600 Byron Nelson Blvd
682-831-0003

CBD American Shaman Roanoke
1224 N Hwy 377
682-237-7502

Christian Brothers Automotive Roanoke
212 E. Hwy 114
682-237-8360

Chop Shop
309 S Oak Street
817-402-8677

Churchill’s Fish & Chips

206 N Oak Street, Ste 170
682-404-7500

Cinemark Roanoke XD
850 E TX 114
682-831-9498

Cinnamon Creek Ranch
13794 Old Denton Road
817-439-8998

Clean Streak Auto Spa
900 S. Hwy 377
817-491-7216

Famous Fatso Burgers
206 N. Oak Street, Ste 100
682-404-7500

Glow Tanning
1224 Hwy 377
817-491-1881

Hat Creek Burger Co
870 E. Hwy 114
817-854-2004

Here Asian Cuisine
860 E Hwy 114, Ste 600
817-767-5209

Hey Sugar
111 S. Oak Street
682-831-9900

Inzo Italian Kitchen
101 S. Oak Street, Ste 200
817-890-4280

Jack & Grill
301 S. Oak Street, Ste 200
682-831-1177

Jason’s Deli
1520 N US Hwy 377
682-831-1401

Jazzerise Roanoke
295 W. Byron Nelson Blvd, Ste 124
817-690-8386

KTS Hair Studio
109 N. Oak Street
817-837-9999

Los Compadres Cantina
320 S. Oak Street
682-237-7867

MrJims.Pizza
500 N Hwy 377, Ste F
817-491-4111

Mug's Bakery
103 N. Oak Street
817-430-3474

Oak Street Bed & Voucher
212 N. Oak Street
817-991-9890

Palios Pizza Café
860 Hwy 114, Ste 100
817-767-5221

Pappy's Pet Lodge
4054 Haslet-Roanoke Road
817-742-2222

Pro Taekwondo
304 Hwy 377, Ste 304
817-490-9940

Reno Red's
304 Hwy 377
817-491-4855

Roanoke ATA Martial Arts
295 W. Byron Nelson Blvd, Ste 224
817-491-3500

Roanoke Pharmacy
207 Byron Nelson Blvd
817-491-9111

Roanoke QuickStop (Chevron)
201 Byron Nelson Blvd
817-491-9859

Roanoke Trading Company
115 N. Oak Street
682-237-7896

Schlotzskys/Cinnabon
1320 N. Hwy 377
682-237-7474

Signs Plus
206 Byron Nelson Blvd
817-210-6222

Sonic
102 N. Hwy 377
817-491-4848

SoulFire Brewery
206 N. Oak Street, Ste 180
682-237-7379

Strumolos
310 S. Oak Street, Ste 108
682-237-7911

Subway (Walmart)
1228 N. Hwy 377
817-491-3335

The Brass Tap
856 E Hwy 114, Ste 400
682-237-7780

The Classic Café at Roanoke
504 N. Oak Street
817-430-8185

The Pet Mansion
216 E. Hwy 114
817-837-9915

Wood & Vino
610 E. Byron Nelson Blvd, Ste 104
682-704-5066

Zen Yoga
610 E. Byron Nelson Blvd, Ste 105
817-371-8821


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Phase 1 Overview 


In response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus), the City of Roanoke City Council and the Roanoke Economic and Industrial Development Corporation, A Type A economic development corporation, authorized a Stimulus Program to assist businesses negatively affected by the pandemic. The Stimulus Program is a local economic development program to help reduce the resulting economic strain on local businesses. On March 19, 2020 Roanoke City Council declared a local declaration of disaster. As a result, the pandemic caused closures and limitations on local businesses in Roanoke. 

Roanoke Stimulus Grant 

On May 07, 2020 members of the Roanoke Economic and Industrial Development Corporation (Type A) and on May 12, 2020 City Council approved an Agreement for Funding of the Stimulus Program. The total contribution is an amount up to $200,000.

city stimulus

Eligibility & Qualifications

To keep businesses running through a time of social distancing, this stimulus program will assist small Roanoke businesses that are independently owned and operated with a maximum of 50 employees. Eligible industries may include retail (storefront), food and beverage; personal care (barber shop, nail salons, spas, etc.), education training, health/wellness, art galleries and small manufacturing businesses. National chains, home-based businesses, permanently closed businesses, and non-profit organizations are not eligible for the grant.

Eligible businesses must be able to demonstrate that the business was profitable prior to the COVID-19 outbreak and that they have experienced a loss of income since then. If the business does not own the building or the land where the business is located, they will be required to affirmatively declare that they were not in arrears on rent prior to February 29, 2020 and they must provide their landlord’s contact information. Each applicant may request up to $3,000.

Tiers of Businesses to be considered

Tier 1 – Independently owned businesses located in the City of Roanoke that have been mandated by government action or decree to close or significantly alter their business activity due to COVID – 19 and have been deemed an essential business.

Tier 2 – Independently owned businesses located in the City of Roanoke that have been mandated by government action or decree to close or significantly alter their business activity due to COVID – 19 and have been deemed as a non-essential business. 

Tier 3 - Independently owned businesses located in the City of Roanoke that can demonstrate that their businesses have been significantly affected by government action or decree but have not been ordered to alter business practices other than requirements related to size of groups in a single area and observing recommended social distancing.

Eligible expenses allowed under the grant program include:

 •Rent/Mortgage 
 •Employee support (salaries, insurance, paid leave, etc.)
 •Utilities (electricity, phone/internet, etc.)
 •Purchase of supplies to offer alternative business access (curbside pickup, delivery, shipping)
 •Purchase of COVID-19 supplies for business/customer protection/cleaning
 •Additional expenses as a result of increased cost from suppliers or alternate suppliers
 •Other business needs as approved by the City of Roanoke

Applications


Applications may be submitted online using the link below, or by completing the program application and submitting to Cody Petree at cpetree@roanoketexas.com and Mary Jo Tellin at mtellin@roanoketexas.com.

CLICK HERE TO APPLY ONLINE

City of Roanoke COVID-19 Program Performance Agreement