Resources for Businesses & Workers

Resources for Businesses

Local businesses are critical to the economy, vitality and hometown feel of Hopkins. COVID-19 has created a lot of uncertainty and challenges for many business owners and workers. 

The City has put together a list of information and links to resources to help you navigate through this unprecedented time.

Resources for Workers

  • Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development
    The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) has put together information including responses to common questions for workers.
  • Minnesota Department of Labor
    The Minnesota Department of Labor has put together information about worker protections specifically related to COVID-19.
  • Minnesota Unemployment Insurance Program
    Workers affected by COVID-19 can apply for unemployment benefits through the Minnesota Unemployment Insurance Program. On March 16, 2020 an executive order was issued to ensure that workers affected by COVID-19 have full access to unemployment benefits.