Smart Restart Toolkit

September 4, 2020

In this time of uncertainty, it’s helpful to have information and resources to use in planning and making decisions for your business.

It’s our hope that this virtual tool kit, created by a collaboration of business organizations as well as governmental and educational organizations, will provide you with tools that will help get your business up and running again or help you continue adapting your business operations to the situation.

Buncombe County Phased Reopening GuidanceCounty’s guiding principles to reopening, a timeline of responses to COVID-19, what subsequent phases could look like, and more.
Smart Restart ToolkitThis appendix was created to serve as a general guide for reopening or operating as our situation changes. It’s divided by industry sector and presents basic information about operating during Phase 2.5. At the end of each sector you’ll find links to professional organizations that can provide more detailed information about your line of business and accompanying recommendations. (Published 5/22/20; Updated 9/4/2020) For printable version, click here.
'We Care' Safety PledgeBusinesses can communicate a shared commitment to safety by posting and sharing the “We Care” Stay Safe Pledge, developed by Explore Asheville. variations of the materials are available specifically for Asheville, Biltmore Forest, Black Mountain, Montreat, Weaverville and Woodfin.
Buncombe County Materials for BusinessesIncludes printable signage for businesses to post regarding compliance with public health guidance, a symptom screening checklist and employee screening log
Suppliers listResources for PPE (face coverings, face shields, gloves, etc.), signage, sneeze guards, hand sanitizer and cleaning supplies

Be sure to check out our Coronavirus Resource Guide for other resources and news.