Community Development

Cares Act 2020 

The City of Owatonna (City) and Steele County (County) recognize the hardships and impact COVID-19 has had on business within the community. In an effort to support local businesses and help them sustain operations during this difficult time.

Grant Program for businesses impacted by COVID-19.  

Program Information

FAQ Cares Grant Program


E-mail the application and supporting documentation to:


MN Small Business Guide

A guide for Minnesota small businesses who need help.

COVID-19 Small Business Guide