Upcoming Events
Webinar: "Dutchess County Budget Presentation"
Featuring: County Executive Marcus Molinaro
Host: Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce 
Date: November 12, 2020 at 8AM
Register: HERE
Webinar: "New York Paid Sick Leave Mandate from a Legal and HR Perspective"
Panelists: Ed Kowalski from Ethan Allen Workforce Solutions and David Wise from Mackey, Butts & Wise
Host: Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce 
Date: November 13, 2020 at 8:30AM
Register: HERE
Update for Wednesday,
November 11, 2020
  • In a press conference today, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that any establishment with a State Liquor Authority license must close each night by 10PM beginning Friday. Because this was announced this afternoon a copy of the Executive Order is not yet available, but an audio recording of the press call can be found HERE.

  • He further elaborated that while the physical location must be closed, restaurants and bars may continue to serve take-out and delivery options for food items.

  • Gyms are also required to close each night at 10PM.

  • Gatherings at private residencies must now be limited to 10 individuals maximum.
To view our website and see previous emails, important documents, and other resources available, click HERE.
If you have any questions regarding the information in this notification or any other business related concerns and suggestions, please email Contact@DutchessBNN.com. Please do NOT contact elected officials regarding information in this email as they are currently inundated with handling the government response to this crisis. This network was created to help coordinate responses and share the burden, and we ask that you please contact us with any questions or concerns so our elected officials can focus on their task at hand. Thank you for your continued support through this time.
Resources With Links
United States Small Business Administration
Federal Representatives
Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney: (845) 561-1259
Congressman Antonio Delgado: (845) 443-2930
Centers For Disease Control

Novel Coronavirus Hotline (24/7): 1-888-364-3065
New York State Government


NY Forward Reopening Information: https://forward.ny.gov/
State Representatives
Senator Pete Harckham: (914) 241-4600
Senator Sue Serino: (845) 229-0106
Assembly Member Didi Barrett: (845) 454-1703
Assembly Member Kevin Cahill: (845) 338-9610
Assembly Member Jonathan Jacobson: (845) 562-0888
Assembly Member Kieran Lalor: (845) 221-2202
New York State Department of Labor
Dutchess County Government


Dutchess County Mental Health Hotline (24/7): (877) 485-9700
Dutchess Tourism
For updates on major attractions, lodging, and restaurants (including a list of restaurants and farms open for takeout, curbside & delivery) click here, for important information and updates (including a resource guide for County tourism-related businesses) click here.
Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce
Business News Portal: https://www.dcrcoc.org/news
Think Dutchess Alliance For Business
Dutchess County Workforce Investment Board
Dutchess Business Notification Network
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