Missouri Governor Mike Parson signed Executive Order 20-06 on Friday, March 27, 2020, to mobilize the Missouri National Guard to assist with the response to COVID-19 and increase coordination among state government partners.

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About St. Charles County, MO

St. Charles County is perfectly aligned to start and grow a business. Positioned on a network of interstates in metro St. Louis, St. Charles County is centrally located 350 miles or less from many major markets including Chicago, Indianapolis, Louisville, Nashville, Tulsa, Kansas City, Omaha, and Des Moines. St. Charles County is proud to be a regional leader in metro St. Louis and the Midwest when it comes to job creation, low unemployment, business-friendly development, infrastructure development, and public safety - and has been the fastest growing county in Missouri since 2000.

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COVID - 19 3.27.20 Update

Missouri Governor Mike Parson mobilizes the Missouri National Guard

Business Assistance During the Coronavirus

Disaster assistance loans for small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 public health crisis will soon be available to companies in St. Charles County and throughout Missouri, thanks to the emergency declaration and application submitted Monday evening by Missouri Governor Mike Parson to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).

What Business Leaders Are Saying:

Chris Seyer
CEO Seyer Industries
"Seyer Industries has proudly been part of the St. Charles County community for nearly 40 years. Governments are often seen as obstacles to growth due to bureaucracy and regulation, but I can say local governments in St. Charles County have been an exception. Having developed relationships with local officials over the years, we know we can sit across the table from one another and have meaningful, productive discussions. "
Ben Abbott
President Permian Plastics
"Easy access to major interstates, a highly skilled workforce, excellent school districts, and business-friendly environment make St. Charles County an outstanding place to locate and grow your business. The EDC along with County and City Governments and local partners provide the necessary support services needed for businesses of all sizes to help them be successful. "