National Resources
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

World Health Organization

OSHA COVID-19 Website

National Association of Home Builders Coronavirus Preparedness and Response
NAHB has many resources available for your business on this site. Items such as jobsite safety, summaries of recently passed federal legislation regarding sick leave and support for businesses, information on tax changes, contract considerations, and more can be found under the Protect Your Business section.

Small Business Administration FAQ on Paycheck Protection Program Loan Forgiveness

An Open Letter on Coronavirus Safety from NAHB Chairman to Residential Construction Workers

NAHB Video Toolbox Talks

NAHB Chief Economist Robert Dietz’s Presentation from the NAHB Spring Virtual Board Meeting on April 1, 2020

State Resources
Show Me Strong Recovery Plan: On June 11, Gov. Parson announced that Missouri will fully reopen and enter phase 2 of the Recovery Plan on June 16. Click here to read the press release. 

Gov. Parson's Executive Order 20-12: This Order extends the state of emergency in Missouri through December 30, 2020, in order to utilize federal CARES Act funding, and further extends four previous Executive Orders, 20-04, 20-05, 20-06 and 20-08. 

Gov. Parson’s Executive Order 20-08 on Remote Electronic Notarization – Extended through Aug. 28, 2020

Small Business Administration (SBA) Loans for Missouri Businesses

Missouri Department of Labor

Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services

Department of Natural Resources

Local Resources

St. Louis County COVID-19 Information Center including the most recent Third Amended Order for Business and Individual Guidelines for Social Distancing and Re-Opening and the Order Requiring Members of the Public and Employees to Wear Face Coverings

STL Regional Business Recovery Initiative 

St. Louis County Department of Public Works and Transportation
The links in the St. Louis County Department of Public Works and Transportation message answer commonly asked questions, including questions about permitting, inspections, and third-party inspectors.

The COVID-19 pandemic has put a strain on St. Louis County resources. As a result, implementation of the county’s new residential building code, the 2015 IRC with amendments, has been delayed until July 1, 2020. Learn more here.

St. Charles County COVID-19 Latest News including the "St. Charles County Executive, Mayors, Chambers Send Plea to Local Businesses: Require Masks" News Release

Jefferson County COVID-19 Information

Franklin County COVID-19 Information

Warren County COVID-19 Updates

HBA Resources, Communication & Other Information
Letters Sent on Behalf of HBA Members:

    - To local governments
    - To Governor Parson

Letter Template for Builder Clients
These templates are not HBA documents, but were provided to the HBA by a member who received them from another organization. They are posted here with the member’s permission in the hope they may be of help to other members. If you have questions, please consult your legal counsel or advisors.

Tool Box Talks
   - Emergency Preparedness: Pandemic
   - Coping with Stress During the Outbreak
   - 5-Minute Safety Talk

Healthier Workforce Center of the Midwest

St. Louis Business Journal Small Business Resource Guide

To Donate N-95 masks, face shields & other Personal Protective Equipment (PPE): 

Contact Tom Finan at Construction Forum STL, who is organizing PPE donations at or visit the PPE for STL facebook page (you may also contact Richard Reilly at or text 314-574-7748 to schedule pick-up for PPE for STL)