Important Information From This Week & Chamber News
April 16, 2021
To view the complete agenda packet for April 20, 2021 click here.

Click here for a complete list of Board of Supervisor Meeting Agenda and Minute packets, including past videos of Board meetings.
Mark Your Calendars!
Join us in our celebration of Stockton and be part of the exciting event to hear Mayor Kevin J. Lincoln II FIRST State of the City address. 

The Virtual event will include the Mayor’s State of the City Address, remarks from the Stockton Chamber President Chris Kay, remarks from Stockton Chamber CEO Doug Wilhoit, and a community Q&A with Mayor Lincoln.
(Deadline to submit questions is 10:00pm Tuesday, April 27, 2021)
Missed the April 14th Green Team San Joaquin Meeting?

Watch it here!
Missed the April 15th FRESH Meeting?

Watch it here!
Emergency Rental
Assistance Programs
Application Deadline for both the City and County ERAP Programs is 5:00pm on Friday, April 30, 2021
City of Stockton Emergency Rental Assistance Program
The City of Stockton Emergency Rental Assistance Program is intended to provide housing stability for families and individuals facing economic hardship caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Those living within the city-limits of Stockton, may apply at www.stocktonca.gov/renthelp

For help applying please visit El Concilio's ERAP page here.
San Joaquin County Emergency Rental Assistance Program
The County of San Joaquin has also established a program, those residing in the unincorporated County or one of the following cities: Escalon, Lathrop, Lodi, Manteca, Ripon, or Tracy may apply for the San Joaquin County Emergency Rental Assistance Program at www.sjgov.org/covid19/grants.
Upcoming
Webinars
U.S. Census Bureau 2021 Data Series
Designed for the novice data user, the series will present a high-level
overview of several data products and demonstrate how they can be used
to assist organizations and businesses and help identify data-driven
solutions to challenges.
Tuesday, April 20, 2021. 11:00am PT
Accessing Census Bureau Data for Rural Communities

Thursday, April 22, 2021. 11:00am PT
Statistics in Schools — Bringing Census Bureau Data to Classrooms

Thursday, April 29, 2021. 11:00am PT
Census Business Builder for Small Business Retailers and Service Establishments

Thursday, May 6, 2021. 11:00am PT
COVID-19 HUB Demographic and Economic Resources

Tuesday, May 11, 2021. 11:00am PT
Census Data for Librarians

Wednesday, May 12, 2021. 11:00am PT
Economic Recovery: Workforce Patterns

Thursday, May 13, 2021. 11:00am PT
Census Bureau Data About Housing Characteristics
Build Knowledge to Impact Business Outcomes with Disney Institute

Friday, April 30, 2021
8:30am - 10:30am
The California Regional Directors of Business & Entrepreneurship are pleased to announce that Disney Institute will be offering an exclusive 2-hour Disney’s Approach to Business Excellence online live course on April 30, 2021 from 8:30am to 10:30am for our industry partners!

Presented live online by Disney Institute leaders, Disney’s Approach to Business Excellence course offers you the opportunity to build your professional knowledge and discover proven Disney business insights from their chain of excellence. The presentation will include Disney best practices in leadership excellence, employee engagement and quality service that can be adapted and applied to your own profession, team or organization to achieve greater results.

Hurry, seats are limited!

As to Disney artwork/properties: ©Disney
Stockton Healthy Pledge

Take the Pledge and join the over
200 businesses that have!
Look for the Seal!
The Stockton Healthy Pledge is a voluntary program for Stockton businesses to commit to clean and healthy standards for their guests and employees to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

To see what businesses have taken the pledge and learn more visit
The Greater Stockton Chamber of Commerce is a proud member of the
San Joaquin County COVID-19
Data Dashboard
(Updated 4/15/21 at 1:23 pm PT)

Click on the image below for the full interactive dashboard
HOSPITALIZATION TRACKING
COVID Hospitalizations

(April 15, 2021) - Hospitals in San Joaquin County report having 56 COVID positive patients admitted for care. Adult intensive care units (ICU) are operating at 106% of licensed bed capacity. San Joaquin County hospitals report 0 patient deaths due to COVID in the past 24 hours.

Vaccine Information
NOW VACCINATING
Anyone working or living in San Joaquin County
aged 16 or older

Those 16 or 17 are approved for the Pfizer vaccine at this time. A parent or legal guardian must be present at the time of the appointment to provide consent. Vaccination of people younger than 16 will start as soon as the COVID-19 vaccines are approved for them
For the most up to date San Joaquin County Vaccine information please visit:
For more information on all the testing sites visit:

Or Dial 2-1-1 or text your zip code to 898211
for test sites information.
Current tier assignment as of
April 13, 2021:
San Joaquin County is in the
Red "Substantial" Tier.
For information on sending an email to the members of our Community please contact Timm Quinn: 209-292-8423 or tquinn@stocktonchamber.org