Economic Development


downtown daytimeStrand TheatreLafeyette MarketFillmore 13
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.

Title from Economic and Community Development Accomplishments 5.14.21
Click here to read about how Economic and Community Development makes an impact on the City of Pontiac

smallbusinessbootcamp2022Small Business Boot Camp 
Learn how financial modeling can help your business
Click here to download the flyer


covidreliefState 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
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 Flye

Oakland County Covid-19 Response Page
Oakland County Recovery Grant Page

Sign Up for Newsletter and Resource Information