The Somerset-Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce would like to personally thank everyone who came out and participated in this year’s 8th Annual Shamrock Shuffle 5K run / walk. We had excellent weather and over 500 people registered for this year’s race. Please click on the below link to see this year’s race results. CLICK HERE FOR RACE RESULTS
8th Annual Shamrock Shuffle Race Results
Federal Government Assumes Small Business Losses Through Forgivable Paycheck Protection Program Loans The Senate has approved legislation known as the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, which is designed to provide much needed economic relief to individuals and businesses devasted by COVID-19. This bulletin summarizes the economic stimulus package providing government-backed forgivable loans to affected eligible businesses through the newly formed Paycheck Protection Program. Eligibility. Federally guaranteed Small Business Administration (SBA) loans are available to businesses with 500 or fewer employees, including corporations, partnerships, sole proprietorships, independent contractors, certain nonprofit organizations, veterans organizations and Tribal businesses. Restaurant and hotel entities are eligible to apply the 500-or-fewer-employee test on the basis of each physical location. Special rules apply to hotel and restaurant businesses operating as franchises, and certain generally applicable affiliation rules are waived for hotel and restaurant businesses. The affiliation rules will cause many companies with common ownership to be ineligible for a Paycheck Protection Program loan. The application process will end on June 30, 2020 (the Covered Period). The Paycheck Protection Program simplifies the rigid SBA requirements for loans in favor of a 500-employee size limit, provided the borrower (a) was operating on Feb. 15 and (b) paid salaries […]
Paycheck Protection Program Business Info
The Shepherds Watch is a groundbreaking program that has been implemented to help deter crime and assist our local police agencies solve crimes more quickly by partnering with our local community. When a crime is committed …. time is of the essence. The longer a crime goes unsolved, the higher the chance it stays unsolved. By identifying the location of current video surveillance cameras throughout Pulaski County, crimes can be solved at a higher rate of speed by local police agencies. Security cameras are known to be one of the best tools that police have available to them when they’re seeking to investigate cases. Law enforcement has used cameras to help solve crimes ranging from drunk driving to kidnapping and murder. Enrolling your camera not only helps deter crime, but assists our local police departments in their overall crime prevention strategy in our neighborhoods. Enrollment Enrolling is simple and only takes about 10 minutes to complete the steps. You will provide basic information and tell us where your cameras are located. There is no cost associated with enrolling and is completely voluntary. Please note … the police depatrment will NOT have remote access to your cameras and your participation may be deleted at any time by […]
Shepherds Watch Crime Prevention Program
Welcome to the Somerset Pulaski Chamber of Commerce!
Since its inception in 1925, the Somerset Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce has been the premier advocacy organization for business in Pulaski County. With more than 800 members, we are working to promote a healthy and vibrant economy while protecting and advancing the interest of our members and the community as a whole. The chamber works in conjunction with citizens, businesses, educational and governmental partners to provide a positive business environment and improve the quality of life in the Lake Cumberland region.
The Chamber’s mission is to work every day to make our community a place where businesses can grow and prosper and where people want to raise their families. Business owners look to the Chamber for a venue to network and highlight their business from sole proprietors to the largest companies and employers in the area. We provide information for starting a business as well as business-building programs, employment outreach programs, and custom research for our chamber members.
Our Chamber of Commerce is committed to helping you succeed, and looks forward to continuing to work and grow together in 2019 as one community!
Somerset Food Truck Association
The Somerset, KY Food Truck Association exists to provide a voice and avenue for discussion, expansion, and support of the mobile commissary business in Somerset-Pulaski County.
Our goal is to support food truck owners and to act as a singular point of contact for the public looking to engage with food trucks. Our goal is to make it easier for the public to take advantage of food truck services in Somerset-Pulaski County.
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