Category: News

December 17 Downtown Bismarck News

HERG+ Applications Close Dec.18! The Hospitality ERG PLUS will focus on businesses in the lodging sector. Many of these businesses continue to suffer from the continued impact of the 2019-nCov/COVID-19 (COVID-19) pandemic. Hospitality ERG PLUS funds will be used to reimburse eligible entities for costs in operations, such as payroll, rent, utilities and other expenses that comply with federal guidelines.  Payroll taxes and other… Read more →

New Year’s Eve Downtown Bismarck

Come Downtown Bismarck to ring in the New Year! Specials and  fun events happening all day long. Eat, shop and have a wonderful time! *Retail of alcoholic beverages with to-go food orders is valid until February 9, 2021. This means you can get a pitcher of margaritas with your Mexican food or growler with your burger, as the regulation allows… Read more →

December 3 Downtown Bismarck News

HERG Applications Close Dec. 4! Hospitality Economic Resiliency Grant Applications close (TOMORROW) Friday, December 4. This funding will go to businesses within the hospitality industry and be REIMBURSED based on RECEIPTS for operational costs. This includes restaurants, bars, breweries, cafes and similar on-site dining establishments.  Additionally, the HERG will also focus on businesses affected by the closures such as theaters, music and entertainment venues, and professional production… Read more →

November 19 Downtown Bismarck News

Hospitality Economic Resiliency Grant Applications Open Nov. 20! “The Legislative Emergency Commission and the Legislative Budget Committee has approved the Hospitality Economic Resiliency Grant (HERG).  This funding will go to businesses within the hospitality industry and be REIMBURSED based on RECEIPTS for operational costs.   Up to 25k in reimbursement for businesses with one location. This includes restaurants, bars, breweries, cafes and similar on-site dining establishments.  Additionally, the HERG will also focus… Read more →

November 5 Downtown Bismarck News

NEW Round ERG Grants Round two of the Emergency Resiliency Grant (ERG), Hospitality ERG, will focus on reimbursing businesses in the hospitality sector that were closed on March 13, 2020, as a result of Executive Order 2020-06, including all restaurants, bars, breweries, cafes and similar on-site dining establishments. The Hospitality ERG will be used to reimburse businesses for costs in operations,… Read more →