Restart Kentucky


The Kentucky Chamber knows we are stronger together against this common enemy as we mount our restart. The Chamber will provide education, guidance, policy recommendations, connect job seekers with employers and recommend best practices to prepare business to restart our economy. The Chamber will call on key industry leaders to guide our work to give Kentucky every opportunity to unleash our potential.

Kentucky businesses are strong and our people are resilient. It’s time to safely prepare our Restart.

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The Impact of COVID-19 on Businesses and What Comes Next

  • Survey of Kentucky businesses details what employers expect as economy reopens. Get the exclusive details on The Bottom Line 

          View the full survey report below or download the report here

Masks Mean Business

The business community is supportive of wearing masks as a way to keep the economy going and keep our workforce and fellow Kentuckians safe.

LATEST WEBINAR: COVID-19 and Unemployment, How Kentucky Compares

Restart Kentucky Webinars

COVID-19 and Unemployment, How Kentucky Compares

Restart Kentucky: Vaccines, Treatments and Kentucky's Role

Paycheck Protection Program - Loan Forgiveness

Restart Kentucky: Upskilling the Workforce

Families First Coronavirus Response Act, School Closures and What it Means for Business

Senate Majority Leader Damon Thayer

An Update with Public Health Officials on COVID-19

Technology and the Pandemic

University Presidents on Reopening

Kentucky Comeback: A Discussion with Central Kentucky Leaders

Kentucky’s Plans to Reopen Schools This Fall

 COVID-19 and the Criminal Justice System

Racial Inequalities in Kentucky: Addressing the Need for Systemic Change

Kentucky Primary Election Preview with Senators Thayer and McGarvey

The Impact of COVID-19 on Restaurants and Retail in Kentucky

 The Impact of  COVID-19 on Access to Child Care in Kentucky

Contact Tracing Plan Update with Governor Andy Beshear and Mark Carter

Re-opening Requirements and Unemployment Insurance Update from the Beshear Administration

The Impact of COVID-19 on Tourism in Kentucky and How the Industry Looks to Rebound

The Impact of COVID-19 on Local Governments and How they Will Go Forward

Reopening the Economy: A Review of States' Response to COVID-19

Addressing COVID-19 Legal Liability Risks for Employers

The Impact of COVID-19 on Education and How Will We Rebuild the Workforce?

On the Front Line: Kentucky Hospitals in the Age of COVID-19

How Does Kentucky’s Economy Rebound from COVID-19?

How Can Business Re-open and Protect Public Health

Legislative Leaders Recap 2020 Session Amid COVID-19

Personal Protective Equipment

The Kentucky Chamber is now offering disposable masks, gloves, alcohol wipes, and non-touch thermometers. These items ship from our offices in Frankfort and are currently in stock. 

Order PPE from the Kentucky Chamber

#TeamKentucky is working to prioritize requests for hand sanitizer with distillers and other companies that are rushing to obtain and produce the necessary products.

Please click the button below to fill out the hand sanitizer request form so they can process and prioritize your request.

*This link below is only a central repository for requests. Submission of a request does not guarantee you will receive product. Please take all necessary steps to adequately source your needs directly. 

Hand Sanitizer Request Form

Media Contact

Sawyer Coffey, Communications Manager 

Direct: (502) 320-8886

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