In the Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth area, a total of 258 businesses have received PPP loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration, ranging from $150,000 to more than $5 million, according to data from the SBA.
As mortgage interest rates have dropped to historically low levels, homebuyers are more motivated to purchase a home.
The loss of extra unemployment support could send numbers back down, however.
Some breweries across the state may now reopen as restaurants after the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission released new guidelines on how restaurants may calculate their alcohol sales receipts.
The state of Texas gained 50,000 new jobs in February, but since the coronavirus pandemic hit, more than 2 million jobs have been lost.
This year sales tax-exempt purchases can be made online, over the phone or by mail.
In a July 22 update, the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission states that breweries may not have customers consume alcohol on patios.
Electric motor company Linear Labs will develop a manufacturing facility in the Alliance area by 2023.
In the Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth area, sales tax revenue increased from May 2019 to May 2020 in Keller and Roanoke.
More than 11,000 Keller, Roanoke and Northeast Fort Worth residents have filed for unemployment since March 18.
Keeping people in their homes and keeping the economy churning were key topics during the Denton County Commissioners Court discussion June 30.
The Texas comptroller's office has released June sales tax revenue figures.
Texans receiving unemployment benefits will have a little extra time before they have to prove they are actively looking for work to continue receiving state assistance.
The lawsuit was filed in Travis County District Court by Jared Woodfill, a Houston attorney who has led previous legal efforts opposing Abbott’s other shutdown orders during the pandemic.
Gov. Greg Abbott issued an executive order June 26 rolling back a number of aspects of the state’s phased reopening.
Unemployment recipients will have to start documenting their efforts to find a new job July 6, with the first reports due July 19.
Across the state, sales tax revenue declined more than $55 million from $499 million to $443.6 million.
Eligible nonprofits and government entities may apply for funding.
A total of 3,044 unemployment insurance claims were filed by residents within the Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth area from April 29-May 30.
A group of North Texas hospitals plans to promote expanding Medicaid ahead of next year’s session of the Texas Legislature as the state’s health system deals with substantial revenue losses incurred during the coronavirus pandemic.
Businesses in Keller, Roanoke and North Fort Worth are taking advantage of less restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
City officials in Keller, Roanoke and Fort Worth are searching for cost-saving measures to oset shortfalls in revenue due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar said the state entered the era of the coronavirus in a healthy financial situation, which bodes well for the future as reopening continues, but that Texans are not out of the woods yet.
The layoffs represent 3% of the health system’s workforce.
The University Interscholastic League released guidelines for allowing sports workouts and marching bands to practice.