Governor Cuomo Has Imposed New
Statewide Restrictions Related to COVID-19
Today Governor Cuomo announced new statewide restrictions geared to reducing the spread of COVID-19. These include:

  • Establishments that are regulated by the State Liquor Authority and have a liquor license will be required to close at 10:00 p.m. Restaurants will only be able to offer curbside pick-up of food after 10:00 p.m.
  • Gyms must close at 10:00 p.m.

These restrictions will go into effect on Friday, November 13th.

The Governor also directed that all social gatherings at private residences will now be limited to no more than ten people.
Niagara County Is Once Again Offering a FREE
Virtual Business Workshop to Area Businesses

We Are Here to Help You Succeed


The Niagara County Center for Economic Development is proud to partner with
our federal, state and local economic development partners to offer a
FREE workshop to all established and emerging businesses in Niagara County.
This workshop will provide valuable information about available programs that can assist as you look to recover during the COVID-19 pandemic and grow your business.
 
This virtual seminar is scheduled for
Thursday, December 3, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. 
 
Topics to be Covered
SBA Loans Including Economic Disaster Assistance Loan
New York Forward Loan Fund
Programs to Lower Your Electricity Costs
Information on Real Property & Sales Tax Incentives
The importance of a Business Plan
Land and Buildings for Sale or Lease
Grants to Hire and Train Your Workforce
 
This workshop is FREE, but pre-registration is required to receive a link to join.
Click on the Register Here link below to get signed up!
Additional Webinars and
Training Assistance
Buffalo Manufacturing Works is excited to sponsor EWI's first automation info session

A Customers Journey Through Automation

During this webinar, experts from EWI will address the following topics:
Common challenges for getting started in automation solutions
How to address workforce gaps when taking steps in automation
The resources available for you to begin the automation journey
Key milestones along the journey

The webinar, hosted by EWI’s Dominic Myers, will take place on
Thursday, November 19, 2020 from Noon until 1:00 p.m.

While there is no charge to attend to webinar, registration is required.
Click on the Register Here Link below to reserve your spot.

Please contact me at damyers@ewi.org if you have any questions.
Stay engaged to Keep Up to Date on the Latest Developments

Continue to look for emails from our office in the coming days and weeks updating you on the latest reopening news and what assistance is available to help you through this difficult time. Our staff is working hard to compile a complete list of guidelines, safety protocols and programs that are available. We will also share upcoming webinars and training that you can participate in to assist with your reopening. To learn more, be sure to visit our website and bookmark it. Once there, look for the COVID-19 tab.
Sincerely,

Niagara County Center for Economic Development
(716) 278-8750