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Weekly Rewind: Ann Arbor’s Business News Recap

June 19, 2020 Regional Updates
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A look back on this week’s economic development headlines, announcements, and other share-worthy news from the Ann Arbor region.

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  • Michigan finalizes plan to spend $880 million in federal coronavirus funds
    “Michigan would use another $100 million of its CARES Act money to provide grants to small businesses and nonprofits rocked by the pandemic. Firms with 50 or fewer workers could qualify for up to $20,000 each. Grants would be awarded by local and nonprofit development agencies, along with the Michigan Strategic Fund.”

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  • Returning to Work: A Design Approach
    Good tips like “Block off downtime in meeting rooms. A 30-60 min gap between meetings can ensure that if a meeting runs over, teams are not trying to get in and out of the same door in a small margin of time.” (SPARK Blog)