OPINION: 2020 is killing small businesses. Philly won’t recover if we let them die
SBN’s Executive Director, Anna Shipp, writes how local government can support struggling local businesses and keep Philadelphia from falling deeper into poverty.
COVID-19 has impacted our local businesses community — and all those they employ — in ways many people don’t fully comprehend. However, the city’s revenue won’t recover if small businesses don’t recover, and Philadelphia won’t thrive if our local businesses aren’t thriving. So, let’s take this moment now to rebuild our local economy for the better.