SBA Opens Business Recovery Centers in New Jersey on Nov. 14

Nov 12, 2012, 15:11 ET from U.S. Small Business Administration

ATLANTA, Nov. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today the opening of several Business Recovery Centers in New Jersey.  These Centers will open on Nov. 14 to provide one-on-one help to business owners seeking disaster assistance for losses caused by Hurricane Sandy.  SBA's customer service representatives are on hand at the Centers to answer questions about the disaster loan program and assist business owners in completing their applications.   


The Centers are open as indicated below, until further notice:

Atlantic County                                    

Cape May County

Richard Stockton College                          

Cape May County Chamber of Commerce

Small Business Development Center            

13 Crest Haven Road

35 South Martin Luther King Blvd.              

Cape May, NJ 08210

Atlantic City, NJ 08401                              

Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday

Hours:  8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday   



Union County                                

Passic County

Kean University - SBDC                            

William Paterson University

Business One-Stop Service – The Incubator          

Small Business Development Center

320 Park Avenue                                      

131 Ellison Street

Plainfield, NJ 07060                                 

Paterson, NJ 07505

Hours:  9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday   

Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday

Applicants may apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via SBA's secure website at

Additional details on the locations of Disaster Recovery Centers and the loan application process can be obtained by calling the SBA Customer Service Center at 800-659-2955 (800-877-8339 for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) or by sending an email to  Loan applications can be downloaded from  Completed applications should be mailed to: U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX 76155.

The filing deadline to return applications for physical property damage is December 31, 2012. The deadline to return economic injury applications is July 31, 2013.

For more information about the SBA's Disaster Loan Program, visit our website at

Release Number: 13-077, NJ 13367/13368

Contact: Michael Lampton
Phone: 404-331-0333

SOURCE U.S. Small Business Administration