Arkansas COVID-19 Taskforce

It’s up to each one of us to follow the state's guidance and make responsible decisions for our businesses, employees and families. Economic Recovery Task Force Chairman Steuart Walton

Arkansas Ready for Business

The Arkansas Economic Recovery Task Force was formed to provide information to help Arkansans confidently and safely return to life and work. This industry-specific platform provides a single source for recommendations on how you can help the Arkansas economy recover from the effects of COVID-19. The information provided here is based on science, data, and the decision making of our state leaders and industry experts. Working smart, safe, and together makes Arkansas Ready for Business.

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    In its Friday update, the Arkansas Department of Health reported 516 new cases; 4,479 active cases; 504 hospitalized, which is down 18 from Thursday; 98 on ventilators, which is do...

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  • Governor Hutchinson’s Weekly Address | PPP Loans’ Impact on Arkansas Businesses

    Today I’d like to talk about the federal Payroll Protection Plan or PPP, which has kept many Arkansas companies alive during the pandemic. Congress passed the CARES Act to help Ame...

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  • Governor Hutchinson Provides Today’s COVID-19 Update

    In its Thursday update, the Arkansas Department of Health reported 726 new cases; 4,720 active cases; 522 hospitalized, which is up 26 from Wednesday; 108 on ventilators, which is...

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  • Governor Hutchinson Provides Today’s COVID-19 Update

    In its Wednesday update, the Arkansas Department of Health reported 803 new cases; 4,676 active cases; 496 hospitalized, which is down 49 from Tuesday; 100 on ventilators, which is...

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  • Governor Hutchinson Provides Today’s COVID-19 Update

    In its Monday update, the Arkansas Department of Health reported 245 new cases; 4,899 active cases; 588 hospitalized, which is up 11 from Sunday; 109 on ventilators, which is down...

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