Volume 12 | March 27, 2020
New Information:
House Passes $2 trillion CARES Act, President Trump Signs
NEW City of Redmond Restaurant Curbside Pick-Up Opportunity
WA State Dept. of Commerce is Calling for Manufacturers to Help Make Needed Supplies
New Eastside Restaurant Support Facebook Group
Take the Greater Seattle Partnership's Economic Impact Survey

Links to the Latest Info by Topic Experts & Authorities:
Washington State Employment Security Department Action Alerts Sign-Up
King County Regional Donations Connector
FEMA Update

Great Stories of Community Support by OneRedmond Members:
GLY Construction
Cashman Consulting
House Passes and Trump Signs $2 trillion CARES Act
The House of Representatives gave a near-unanimous approval today to a $2.2 trillion relief package called the CARES Act.

To learn about the provisions of this legislation for small businesses, please view the following:

NEW City of Redmond Restaurant Curbside Pick-Up Opportunity
The City of Redmond has implemented temporary parking measures designed to help restaurants, customers, and delivery service providers during the COVID19 business restriction period.

Restaurants may set up a designated  5-minute  curbside pick-up area in an on-street public parking stall on a public street. A-Frame signs may be placed near designated spot without any sign permits or fees. Click to download the  8x11 sign  and the  11x17 sign  that can be printed and used if desired.
Washington State Dept. of Commerce Calling Manufacturers to Help Make Needed Supplies
Wanted: Manufacturers who want to make things needed to fight COVID19. The Washington Dept. of Commerce has a team in place to review each submission.

Can you help? Contact them at covidmanufacturing@commerce.wa.gov.
New Eastside Restaurant Support
Facebook Group
A new Eastside Restaurant Support group on Facebook for Kirkland, Redmond, Bellevue and surrounding localities has almost 3,000 members actively posting about how they can and are supporting local restaurants. Join to add your restaurant or to help support!

Take the Greater Seattle Partnership Economic Impact Survey
Help your business or organization recover from the economic effects of COVID19 by completing GSP's survey by Tuesday, March 31st.

For taking this survey, you will receive a copy of the final report. It will not include your individual responses.

Donate money to the COVID19 Response Fund, to Nonprofits in need, find volunteer opportunities and if you are an organization, offer your help or make a request.

Offers answers to questions about unemployment for workers and employers.

I ncludes excellent, up-to-date information including news releases, fact sheets, rumor control, FAQs, how to help and best practices.
GLY Construction gives several hundred N95 masks to Overlake Hospital.
Cashman Consulting chooses locally-owned and operated restaurants to cater lunches and dinners to the providers of Evergreen Health Foundation.
Signarama makes faceshields for frontline healthcare workers.
OneRedmond is the City of Redmond, Washington's Economic Development Enterprise, Chamber of Commerce, and Public Foundation all in one. OneRedmond also houses the SBDC, SCORE & the Washington Interactive Network (WIN).

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