Check out the May Chamberlink Newsletter for latest Chamber news. This months Chamberlink includes: Re-Opening Resources and Guidelines Chamber Member Spotlight Community Spotlight New Members Member and Community Business News & more!
Building Improvement Fund Application Dear Building and Business Owners, Thank you for those of you who were able to attend this evening's Building Improvement Fund Information Presentation and Webinar. A pdf file and recording of the presentation will be posted to www.fingerlakesedc.com tomorrow morning. The preliminary application window is now open and building and business owners located within the DRI/BIF boundary, are encouraged to apply. Preliminary applications are due by 4:00pm on Sunday, June 14,
Each re-opening business must develop a written Safety Plan outlining how its workplace will prevent the spread of COVID-19. A business may fill out this template to fulfill the requirement, or may develop its own Safety Plan. This plan does not need to be submitted to a state agency for approval but must be retained on the premises of the business and must made available to the New York State Department of Health (DOH) or local health or safety authorities in the event of an inspection. Business owners
For the last couple months many of us have used Zoom for meetings, conference calls and chatting with families and friends, which has been a great tool for us to communicate and connect. As the weather begins to warm up and surroundings are blooming and becoming greener - we are reminded of how beautiful it is. In Yates County, we're certainly not short of beautiful views, bucolic scenery and photo-worthy shots that brighten our day. Simply follow these steps to add a fun and scenic background to your next
Please click here to download New York Forward - a guide for reopening.
NYS issues four-phased approach to reopening On Monday, May 4, 2020, Governor Cuomo outlined which industries and businesses can open in each phase of the state's 4 phase re-opening plan. Businesses considered "more essential" with inherent low risks of infection in the workplace and to customers will be prioritized, followed by other businesses considered "less essential" or those that present a higher risk of infection spread. Regions must not open attractions or businesses that would draw a large
Click Here for Governor Cuomo's update regarding reopening. Click Here for more information regarding the reopening phases of New York.
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Please find this documentto be helpful as you prepare to reopen your business from the "Pause" of COVID-19. Click Here for Document
For Immediate Release: 4/28/2020GOVERNOR ANDREW M. CUOMO AMID ONGOING COVID-19 PANDEMIC, GOVERNOR CUOMO OUTLINES ADDITIONAL GUIDELINES FOR PHASED PLAN TO RE-OPEN NEW YORK Announces Creation of New York Forward Re-Opening Advisory Board Confirms 3,110 Additional Coronavirus Cases in New York State - Bringing Statewide Total to 295,106; New Cases in 44 Counties Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today outlined additional guidelines for the phased plan to re-open New
It is normally that time of year when the Cruisin’ Night Committee would be in full swing in preparation for the 24th Annual event. The event has been held the Friday evening of Father’s Day weekend for the last 23 years. A night of true community spirit along Main Street in Penn Yan for car enthusiasts. With the current events that are occurring throughout the world due to COVID-19, the Yates County Chamber of Commerce board of directors has voted to cancel the event that was scheduled for Friday,