August 13, 2020
Workforce Development & COVID-19
Today’s Update

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with local info on COVID-19 & the workforce.

Check out our website for our daily newsletters and other information to stay informed.

Stay healthy!
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that two additional states and Virgin Islands meet the metrics to qualify for the travel advisory requiring individuals who have traveled to New York from those areas, all of which have significant community spread, to quarantine for 14 days.

The newly-added states and territories are:
·    Hawaii
·    South Dakota
·    Virgin Islands
WEBINAR: How to Run Great Virtual Events
When: August 25th
Time: 1PM

You’ll learn:
  • How to prepare for your virtual event
  • Running your event and keeping people engaged
  • How to follow-up after your event
Does Your Small Business Need Help with Reopening Expenses? 

The North Country Chamber of Commerce was awarded funding to help reimburse our small businesses for some of their expenses related to equipment and materials needed for re-opening.

The grant can reimburse costs you incurred for purchasing:

  • Sanitizer                      
  • Masks and face shields
  • Special safety related signage        
  • Modifications to business site (plexi-glass barriers, etc.)
  • Other PPE and safety needs
  • And other special equipment and/or supplies related to safely reopening and operating your business

Please remember that this is first come, first served, so we suggest you apply quickly. 

If you have any questions please email Ashlie Ross at
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