The City and Meridian Development Corporation, the City's urban renewal agency, are seeking a development partner for a unique opportunity in our downtown core. Learn more.


The City understands the challenges businesses are facing during this unprecedented time. We appreciate the efforts businesses are taking to prevent the transmission of COVID-19 to vulnerable persons and delay the spread of COVID-19 within our community in order to avoid overwhelming our medical system.

We are here to serve as a resource to assist the business community wherever possible. Our goal us to help businesses remain open and operate safely, protecting employees and customers.

Temporary permits may allow businesses to expand their merchandising and dining space. For more information, contact the Planning Division at (208) 884-5533.
Three Permit Fees Waived to Help Businesses ReOpen and Prosper

The Keep Meridian Healthy & Open for Business campaign is designed to guide local businesses in reopening in a safe and responsible manner. A partnership of the City, Meridian Chamber of Commerce, Central Health District and Crush the Curve Idaho, the campaign includes education, virtual workshops, guidance, and best practices for reopening and operating businesses.

Doing Business
Business Guidelines - Central District Health
Food Establishment Guidance - Central District Health

Financial Assistance
Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act
SBA Paycheck Protection Program
SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan Guide 

Small Business Resources
Resources for Recovery
Crisis Toolkit for Your Business

Idaho Rebounds: Our Path to Prosperity

PROMOTING LOCAL BUSINESS Do you have online products, take-out or curbside delivery, or gift cards available? Tell us what goods and services you’re providing, and we’ll help spread the word. Email us at:

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Meridian, Idaho 83642

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Phone: 208-489-0537