COVID-19 Resources, Updates and Information for St. Lawrence County
A Note of Caution: As you seek assistance during this time, please confirm that your resource is reputable. If you are unsure, please contact our Chamber.
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Funding Relief Lending opportunities, eligibility and rules Call on Wednesday, April 1, at 10:00AM
Join the St. Lawrence County Chamber and the St. Lawrence County Industrial Development Agency for this informative and helpful information.
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Business Transition and Focus Call on Friday March 3, at 8:00AM
The Adirondack North Country Association is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting offering business owners who are looking to transition their business and are now facing the COVID-19 crisis to call into a group conversation to share your responses, strategies and thoughts. This will include a short presentation about regional resources available to you at this time.
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Remote Working/Essential Employees New York State will stay on PAUSE through April 15th
The non-essential workforce is directed to continue to work from home until at least April 15th. Governor Cuomo will re-evaluate every two weeks. More Info Here
Guidance on Executive Order 202.6
Get guidance for determining whether a business enterprise is subject to workforce reduction under recent executive orders. Updates to Executive Order 202.6 Here
CARES Act Just Passed
US Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship’s Small Business Owner’s Guide to the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, which has just passed in both houses of Congress. This document is a good resource for understanding what is included in the CARES Act for small business owners. Small Business Owner’s Guide PDF Download Here
Remote Working/Essential Employees
The provisions of Executive Order 202.6 requiring in-person work environment restrictions are modified as follows: Effective March 21, 2020 at 8 p.m. and until further notice all businesses and not-for-profit entities in the state shall utilize, to the maximum extent possible, any telecommuting or work from home procedures that they can safely utilize. Each employer shall reduce the in-person workforce at any work locations 100% (newly updated) no later than March 21 at 8 p.m. More Info Here
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