COVID-19 Updates and Information

Steuben County IDA continues to partner with our local, regional, state, and federal partners to provide the most up-to-date information and resources concerning the effects of COVID-19 on the business community.  Some useful tools are listed below.  Questions and comments can be emailed to scida@steubencountyida.com.

 

Emergency Relief Loan Program – Please click here for information about the loan program for Steuben County businesses.

 

Daily Updates

October 20, 2020 3:00 pm – States added to list and Paid Sick Leave update

October 13, 2020 4:15 pm – States added to list and PPP guidance

October 6, 2020 8:00 pm – Travel advisory and cluster action initiative

October 1, 2020 2:00 pm – E-commerce assistance and exposure tracking app

September 29, 2020 7:15 pm – States added to list and international travelers

September 25, 2020 12:00 pm – NY Forward Loan Fund and COVID testing

September 22, 2020 11:30 am – States added to travel advisory

September 8, 2020 12:30 pm – States added to advisory and personal care services

September 1, 2020 10:30 am – 2 states added to list

 

Reopening Guidance

 

Specific industry reopening guidance:

 

Helpful Documents

Agriculture Resources

Agricultural Q and A

Business Mentor NY guide

Cleaning and Disinfection of Food Manufacturing Facilities or Food Retail Stores

DOH Travel Guidance

Economic Injury Disaster Loan – ESD guidance

Economic Injury Disaster Loan – ESD slides

Empire State Digital

Executive Order 202.16

Main Street New Loan Program – guidelines

Main Street Expanded Loan Program – guidelines

New York Forward Loan Fund – FAQ

NYS Shared Work Program

Paycheck Protection Program – Interim Final Rule

Paycheck Protection Program – Loan Forgiveness Application Instructions

Paycheck Protection Program – Loan Forgiveness Application

Recovery – Platform Solutions – Cushman Wakefield

Recovery – Readiness Guide – Cushman Wakefield

Recovery – Workplace Essentials – Cushman Wakefield

 

Useful Web Sites

Resource Topic Website
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Cleaning and disinfecting guidelines https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/reopen-guidance.html
Department of Labor Shared Work Program https://www.labor.ny.gov/ui/dande/sharedwork1.shtm
Department of Labor Unemployment benefits information https://www.labor.ny.gov/ui/cares-act.shtm
Department of Taxation and Finance Sales tax filing https://www.tax.ny.gov/press/alerts/sales-tax-relief-for-covid-19.htm
Empire State Development (ESD) Various information for businesses in New York State https://esd.ny.gov/
Empire State Digital Assistance in creating an online presence https://esd.ny.gov/empire-state-digital

 

Federal Reserve Main Street Lending Program https://www.federalreserve.gov/monetarypolicy/main.htm
International Economic Development Council (IEDC) Reopening plans https://restoreyoureconomy.org/index.php
New York Forward Loan Fund New loan fund https://esd.ny.gov/nyforwardloans-info
New York State Travel advisory https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/home
Small Business Administration (SBA) Economic Injury Disaster Loan https://www.sba.gov/funding-programs/loans/coronavirus-relief-options/economic-injury-disaster-loan-emergency-advance
Small Business Administration (SBA) Small business loan resources and guidance https://www.sba.gov/page/coronavirus-covid-19-small-business-guidance-loan-resources
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) News and resources for small business owners http://www.nyssbdc.org/covid19response.html
U.S. Chamber of Commerce Emergency loans guide and checklist https://pursuitlending.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/PPP-Summary-U.S.-Chamber-of-Commerce.pdf