COVID-19 Business Bulletin: 4/6/20

COVID-19 Bulletin 4/6/20

The Buffalo Niagara Partnership is committed to providing employers with the latest information and resources to help you deal with COVID-19 and its impact on our community, state and nation.  You can also visit our resource page – it is being regularly updated to provide you the most up-to-date information.

UPDATE: NYS on PAUSE Executive Order Extended Until 4/29

Governor Cuomo extended his New York State on PAUSE Executive Order today until April 29th. As a result, all employees of non-essential business are required to continue to work from home until that time. All schools in New York will also remain closed until April 29th and the Governor is reminding New Yorkers to keep a six-foot distance from others when in public.

Additional guidance on the Governor’s extended Executive Order can be found HERE.

The list of businesses deemed essential and how to apply for a waiver can be found HERE:

As the regional chamber of commerce, the Buffalo Niagara Partnership is committed to providing employers with the latest information and resources to help you deal with COVID-19 and its impact on business, our community, state and nation.  We will continue to follow up as more information becomes available.

Given the fluidity of this situation, please feel free to reach out to us with questions at connect@thepartnership.org and even more importantly, if you are willing to share best practices