Layton Small Business Grant Funds Available

Funds are still available for small businesses through Layton City’s Small Business Financial Assistance Grant. These funds are provided by HUD and the grant is administered by the City’s Community & Economic Development department and available to local Layton City businesses impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19). The funds may be used by employers to offset wages for qualifying employees.

Employers may submit an application to Layton City for the following on a first come, first serve basis until all funding is expended: Up to five (5) employees per business, may include one (1) qualified owner, up to two (2) weeks of actual wages per applicant, up to $1,265.85 maximum per employee per week.

Applicants requesting assistance must qualify under HUD, be the owner of a currently licensed Layton City business with a registered business address in Layton City to which the application is being applied. Employees receiving assistance must be a resident of Layton City and whose wages are within the low- to moderate-income range.

Interested businesses may find more information in the Layton City Policy for HUD/CDBG CARES Act funding to address COVID-19 document, or contact Morgan Cloward, CDBG & Economic Development Specialist at 801-336-3770,