Coronavirus Business Resources

To assist companies during these difficult times, please consider utilizing several resources made available at Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development & US Small Business Administration.

Pennsylvania's Department of Community & Economic Development (DCED):

DCED offers working capital loans that may assist businesses impacted by COVID-19. Resources and information will be posted to DCED Resources as they become available.

Small Business Administration:

Common Issues Small Businesses May Encounter:

o Capital Access –

o Workforce Capacity –

o Inventory and Supply Chain Shortfalls –

o Facility Remediation/Clean-up Costs –

o Insurance Coverage Issues –

o Changing Market Demand –

o Marketing –

o Plan – As a business, bring your staff together and prepare a plan for what you will do if the incident worsens or improves. It’s also helpful to conduct a tabletop exercise to simulate potential scenarios and how your business management and staff might respond to the hypothetical scenario in the exercise. For examples of tabletop exercises, visit FEMA’s website at:

Invitation to Bidders - January 21, 2020


December 20, 2018
Clearly Ahead Development 2018 Year in Review

September 7, 2018
Riverfront Development Planned for Downtown Clearfield

July 18, 2018
Jobs and Skilled Workers Gap

June 20, 2018
Clearly Ahead Development is Requesting Qualifications from Environmental Assessment, Economic Development/Program Management Firms


May 16, 2018
Clearly Ahead Assists Penn Pallet with Funding

March 19, 2018
Clearly Ahead Increasing Marketing Efforts to Bring New Industry to Clearfield County

March 1, 2018

Loans Get Cheaper for Clearfield Co. Businesses Looking to Expand, Renovate

February 2, 2018

Local Leaders Collaborating on Mini Casino Recruitment Efforts

February 1, 2018

Officials hope to lure mini-casino to Clearfield County

January 16, 2018

Career Opportunities Available at Continental Carbonic

December 22, 2017

Clearly Ahead Holds Annual Luncheon