Resources for Recovery and Resiliency

The Arkansas Economic Development Institute and the Delta Center for Economic Development is documenting the impact of COVID-19 on our state’s communities and economies. This webpage includes resources that have been collected and produced as part of the ARR&R Initiative to aid in communities’ recovery and resiliency in the wake of coronavirus. Below are the unique resources that have been published as part of this Recovery and Resiliency Initiative by the AEDI and Delta Center, as well as a set of additional resources from external sources.

We will be updating this page over the next 48 months, so check back often for updates and new resources as produced by AEDI and the Delta Center.

Resources published by AEDI and the Delta Center

These resources have been published by researchers, planners, and economists at AEDI and the Delta Center to help Arkansas’ communities as they recover from the COVID-19 pandemic. These resources include templates, trainings, outreach summaries, and databases that cannot be found elsewhere.

COVID-19 Preliminary Report

This report summarizes the findings from an analysis of socioeconomic conditions in Arkansas after the first six months of the Coronavirus pandemic.

Business Continuity Plan

This document is a framework for a business's Continuity Plan to maintain operations after a disaster event.

Top Ten Issues Summary

The top ten issues from the Summer 2020 outreach were identified and broken down.

Inventory of Support

Tools, checklists, and advice for local leadership in resilience and recovery.

ARR&R COVID-19 Dashboard

The Dashboard is an interactive tool that compares data of Arkansas, its counties, and peer states, giving a snapshot of the pandemic's impact.

November Stakeholder Survey Summary

Report on the input from stakeholders across the state about how they have been impacted by COVID-19.

Stakeholder Interview and Chamber of Commerce Survey Summary

This document summarizes the outreach conducted in the Summer of 2020 for the Arkansas COVID-19 Recovery and Resiliency Initiative.

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