OpenDoor: Getting Back to Business

Resources for business operations, safety protocols, supplies, reopening guidelines & more

Door County Economic Development Corporation has been a resource for supporting local businesses in the Door County community for over 20 years. We continue to be committed to supporting local businesses through this challenging time. We care deeply about our community and the safety of it’s businesses, residents and visitors alike.

This page is intended to provide health and sanitation guidance as well as business operations resources to assist in the reopening of businesses in Door County.

Door County’s Commitment to Cleanliness & Safety

Door County’s commitment to cleanliness and safety initiative offers guidance for local businesses that are serious about the safety of residents and visitors. In return for making a commitment to follow these guidelines outlined by Door County Medical Center and Door County Public Health, businesses are able to use the program logo to show they are committed to cleanliness and safety in Door County. Participation is free and open to all Door County businesses and organizations. Use these guidelines to help educate your leaders, employees, and customers on best practices around infection prevention.

The commitment to cleanliness and safety logo is available for participating businesses in JPG, PNG, TIF and EPS format. CLICK HERE to download the different file types.

Business Reopening Guidelines & Safety Protocols

Door County Medical Center & Door County Public Health Town Hall Zoom Meetings:

Door County Medical Center & Door County Public Health will be hosting a series of town hall meetings for local businsses and leaders to discuss the attached guidelines for infection prevention and reopening procedures in Door County during COVID-19.

PLEASE NOTE: The Door County Recovery Taskforce officially endorses the industry specific reopening guidelines released by WEDC (Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation) please familiarize yourself with these guidelines (links below) as they will be referenced during the Town Hall meetings.

Next Zoom Town Hall Meeting:

Topic: Partnership for Infection Prevention Town Hall Meeting

Time: TBD

Previous Zoom Town Hall Meeting:
Recordings will be posted after the next town hall meeting.

August 25th Town Hall Recording – CLICK HERE

COVID-19 Reopening Supplies

PPE Supplier Category added to State Database:
The new category will include equipment such as face masks and shields, gloves and sanitizer. These products are critical to keep employees and customers safe as businesses continue or restart operations during and after COVID-19.


Hand Sanitizer:

No-Contact Supplies:

  • 24″H x 24″W – $56.25
  • 24″H x 32″W – $68.06
  • 24″H x 48″W – $91.69
  • 32″H x 24″W – $68.06
  • 32″H x 48″W – $114.83
  • Hatco Corporation – Sturgeon Bay:
    For Door County Businesses please call: 1-414-615-2249

Business Reopening Resources

Below is a collection of important links & resources that will be helpful as local businesses begin to reopen and adjust to our “new normal” in Door County.

Door County Student Summer Job Project:

The Door County Economic Development Corporation has created this initiative to help join seasonal employers impacted by COVID-19 in Door County to the area’s student workforce to help fill Summer jobs.

Submit Summer Jobs:

Please submit any open student positions HERE. The positions collected will be shared with area school districts as well as the Ahnapee Regional Youth Apprenticeship Program.

View Available Summer Jobs:

Are you looking for a summer job in Door County? CLICK HERE to view a list of available summer jobs located throughout Door County.
Hurry! Many positions start ASAP! Housing available for some positions!

Useful Reopening Links for Businesses:

Useful Reopening Links for the Hospitality Industry:

Useful Links for Rethinking Your Marketing Strateies in a post COVID-19 World:

In partnership with:

Door County Medical Center
Door County Public Health
Door County Emergency Management
Door County Commitment to Cleanliness & Safety

Door County “Fast Facts”

A vibrant business community nestled within one of the most desirable vacation destinations in the United States, Door County seeks to welcome business and economic development alike.

Learn More

Over 208 Apartment Units have been completed in Door County to assist with adding more affordable housing options for residents

The DCEDC is a great resource for existing and aspiring business owners, helping more than 100 entrepreneurs in 2018 alone

Door County features a diverse local economy including manufacturing, agriculture, health care, tourism and much more

Door County offers a skilled workforce brimming with mid-western work ethic and pulling from Door County’s active art and cultural community