Join us for the Solar Eclipse on April 8, 2024!

As we get closer to April 8, 2024 we’ll continue to update this page for business and how you can plan.


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Planning Considerations:

  • Find considerations specifically for employers here.
  • Find the Ohio Department of Transportation’s Ohio Traffic Forecasting Web Map here.
  • Deciding whether to be Open on Eclipse day and days leading up to the event. This may include sharpening your entrepreneur skills, taking care of your customers, posting your policies regarding public restrooms, and cash handling procedures.
  • Planning to add temporary camping or need a food license? Find permit information here.
  • Sourcing Eclipse-Related Products & Services, and plan for potential supply chain issues as well as evaluating your delivery and shipping schedules. Click on the online membership directory to use as your shop local guide. (add link)
  • Technology/Communication Disruption. This may include identifying a backup communication plan for family members and work associates in case cell phone service becomes overloaded.
  • Managing Eclipse Workforce Needs
  • Sharing our Community’s Emergency Management Plan

Read the full list of recommendations from the American Astronomical Society Solar Eclipse Task Force here.