(641) 363-4441

100 N. Station Street |Mingo, IA 50168

AS OF 4/7/2020 THE PARK & PLAYGROUND ARE NOW CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  THANK YOU AND STAY SAFE & INSIDE YOUR HOMES AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE.

Utility Bill Payment options during this time:

Mail to City of Mingo, PO Box 153, Mingo, IA  50168

Set up ACH payments by contacting City Clerk at 641-363-4441 and filling out proper paperwork

Drop payments at front entrance of City Hall in utility drop box.



Remember if you are not feeling well contact 211 for guidance versus going to ER or Clinic's.


Remember practice Social Distancing, wash your hands often, cover your coughs & sneezes.





​Notice to Mingo Residents - Concerning the Coronavirus

On Tuesday, March 17th, Governor Reynolds conducted a teleconference with the Mayors & Community Leaders of Iowa. She updated us on the condition of the state and the State of Iowa’s response to this Pandemic that is affecting us all.

I have every confidence in the Governor & the State of Iowa Health Professionals that they are doing everything possible to help all of us get thru this.

The Governor is urging the cities do the following, since the Community Spread aspect has been identified in the state, and to minimize the spread of this virus.

Mingo will be closing the Town Hall Building, Community Center and Library as of today, March 18, 2020 until April 30, 2020, which at that time we will assess the situation.

The Post Office will remain open with access at their entrance.

City Clerks Office will remain open and you can contact her by phone.  641-363-4441

Halfhill Insurance is open but will need to contact Kendra Perry for access to their office to meet with her.

The Community Center will be closed to all events and you should contact Rhonda Milligan for rescheduling your event or refund.

Library will be closed unless you contact Carol Myers for arrangement to pick up books at the Town Hall front door.

Stay Calm and Remember Wash Hands and Keep a minimum of 6’ feet away from other people.

 Thank You,

​Mayor Bartels

SBA Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus

The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering designated states and territories low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Upon a request received from a state’s or territory’s Governor, SBA will issue under its own authority, as provided by the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act that was recently signed by the President, an Economic Injury Disaster Loan declaration.
 
• Any such Economic Injury Disaster Loan assistance declaration issued by the SBA makes loans available to small businesses and private, non-profit organizations in designated areas of a state or territory to help alleviate economic injury caused by the Coronavirus (COVID-19).
 
• SBA’s Office of Disaster Assistance will coordinate with the state’s or territory’s Governor to submit the request for Economic Injury Disaster Loan assistance. 
 
• Once a declaration is made for designated areas within a state, the information on the application process for Economic Injury Disaster Loan assistance will be made available to all affected communities as well as updated on our website: SBA.gov/disaster.
 
• SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loans offer up to $2 million in assistance and can provide vital economic support to small businesses to help overcome the temporary loss of revenue they are experiencing. 
 
• These loans may be used to pay fixed debts, payroll, accounts payable and other bills that can’t be paid because of the disaster’s impact. The interest rate is 3.75% for small businesses without credit available elsewhere; businesses with credit available elsewhere are not eligible. The interest rate for non-profits is 2.75%. 
 
• SBA offers loans with long-term repayments in order to keep payments affordable, up to a maximum of 30 years. Terms are determined on a case-by-case basis, based upon each borrower’s ability to repay. 
 
• SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loans are just one piece of the expanded focus of the federal government’s coordinated response, and the SBA is strongly committed to providing the most effective and customer-focused response possible.
 
• For additional information, please contact the SBA disaster assistance customer service center. Call 1-800-659-2955 (TTY: 1-800-877-8339) or e-mail disastercustomerservice@sba.gov. 
 
• Visit SBA.gov/disaster for more information.
Information Paper for Small Business Administration Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) Iowa Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management  March 16, 2020
 
Disaster:  COVID-19 Economic Injury Period:   TBD Disaster Area:  Entire State of Iowa Purpose:  Iowa Department of Homeland Security Emergency Management initiates procedures to collect Notifications of Interest (NOI) from Iowa small business owners and non-profits in order to provide the Governor of Iowa the necessary information to meet the minimum criteria for an Economic Injury Disaster Loan declaration and request for assistance. If you are located in a declared disaster area, you may be eligible for financial assistance from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).  What Type of Disaster Loans are Available? Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) – The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).  Upon a request received from the Governor, SBA will issue under its own authority, as provided by the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act that was recently signed by the President, an Economic Injury Disaster Loan declaration. General Use and Interest Rates? These loans may be used to pay fixed debts, payroll, accounts payable and other bills that can’t be paid because of the disasters impact.  Interest rates are fixed for the term of the loan.  The interest rates applicable for this disaster are: • 3.75% for small businesses without credit available elsewhere  • 2.75% for non-profits • Businesses with credit available elsewhere are not eligible. What are Loan Terms? The law authorizes loan terms up to a maximum of 30 years.  Terms are determined on a case-by-case basis, based on each borrower’s ability to repay What are the Loan Amount Limits? • Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) – SBA’s Economic Disaster Loans offer up to $2 million in assistance and can provide vital economic support to small businesses to help overcome the temporary loss of revenue they are experiencing.
Procedures to Participate in Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program Step 1:  Notification of Interest:  Fill out the SBA, Estimated Disaster Economic Injury Worksheet for Businesses.  Estimate the Adverse Economic Impact to the affected business with the best information and economic trends available at the time of filling out the EIDL worksheet. Step 2:  Forward worksheet to Iowa Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (HSEMD) Point of Contact, Michael Schlorholtz, Disaster Project Specialist at michael.schlorholtz@iowa.gov. Step 3:  Based on the level of interest in the state, the Director of the Iowa Department of Homeland Security Emergency Management (HSEMD) will recommend to the Governor of Iowa to make a disaster declaration and request SBA EIDL assistance.   Step 4:  Once a declaration is made for designated areas within the state, the information on the application process for Economic Injury Disaster Loan assistance will be made available to all affected communities as well as updated on the SBA website, SBA.gov/disaster. Step 5:  Iowa Department of Homeland Security will continue to assist applicants through coordination and liaison with the Small Business Administration, County Coordinators and applicants.
  
HSEMD POCs: Michael Schlorholtz michael.schlorholtz@iowa.gov 515-681-3047
 
Larry Gioffredi larry.gioffredi@iowa.gov 515-725-9315
  
 
         
        Prepared by:  Michael Schlorholtz