Economic Development Division

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Economic Development Manager: Deborah Younger
MAIN: (248) 758-3034

The mission of the City of Pontiac's Economic Development program is to encourage economic growth through the City by promoting business opportunities and advantages that are unique to Pontiac; identifying the needs to the business community; facilitating strategic partnerships to address those needs; encouraging job creation and growth; and, marketing the City's unique assets to future businesses and residents.

Economic and Community Development Title

Click here to read about how Economic and Community Development makes an impact on the City of Pontiac

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Learn how financial modeling can help your business
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State Announces COVID-19 Recovery Plan

State announces plan to direct focus on vaccine distribution, small businesses and schools
Click here to download the press release

Small Business Resources Powerpoint

Click here to view the PowerPoint presentation shared during the January 2021 "Conversations with the Mayor," 

COVID-19 Relief Resources for Small Businesses

Small Business Support and Relief Resource Guide
Michigan Small Business Survival Programs
Michigan Indoor (Restaurant, Fitness) Reopening February 1st Update
SBA Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Application First Draw Loan
SBA Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Application Second Draw Loan    

COVID-19 Vaccine

Click here to register with Oakland County to get the COVID-19 Vaccine

Click Here for Powerpoint Slideshow for Small Business Town Hall


Economic Development Employer Intake Form
2023-2024 Economic Development Fee Schedule
Oakland County Covid Relief Microgrant Application
Application for Business License
Oakland University Small Business Support Inquiry Survey:


Grants, Programs and Resources
Free Legal and Financial Consultation Services Flyer
Oakland County Application Assistance Flyer
Oakland County Covid-19 Response Page
Oakland County Recovery Grant Page

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