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6.29 COVID-19 Bulletin: WNY Cleared to Enter Phase 4 Tomorrow

UPDATE: WNY Cleared to Enter Phase 4 Tomorrow  Western New York has been approved to enter Phase 4 of reopening tomorrow, Tuesday, June 30th. New York State released Guidelines for Phase 4 Industries last week. The guidelines issued for Phase 4 industries also include a Business Safety Plan Template. Having a clear and

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6.15 COVID-19 Bulletin: WNY Cleared for Phase 3 Reopening

UPDATE: WNY Cleared for Phase 3 Reopening New York State has cleared Western New York to reopen Phase 3 of our economy tomorrow, Tuesday, June 16, 2020. Phase 3 industries are as follows: Food Services Personal Care Guidance for Phase 3 industries can be found HERE. Phase 3 business join

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Video: Compliance with Interim NYS Safety Guidance

Complying with New York State’s Phased Reopening of Businesses Seth Piccirillo, Senior Manager of Economic Development, provides a step-by-step guide for affirming your business’s understanding of New York State’s Interim COVID-19 Guidance and completion of a business safety plan. Western New York businesses are re-opening in phases, in accordance with

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6.3 COVID-19 Bulletin: Phase 2 Reopening Expanded

UPDATE: Phase 2 Reopening Expanded Western New York restaurants will be able to open for outdoor dining beginning tomorrow June 4th as part of expanded Phase 2 reopening guidance released by New York State today. WNY was cleared to enter Phase 2 yesterday. Restaurants had been allowed to operate for pick-up/delivery only since New York’s economy

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6.2 COVID-19 Bulletin: Western New York Opens for Phase 2

UPDATE: WNY Cleared for Phase 2 Reopening New York State has cleared Western New York to reopen Phase 2 of our economy.  Phase 2 industries are as follows: Offices Real Estate Essential and Phase II In-Store Retail Vehicle Sales, Leases, and Rentals Retail Rental, Repair, and Cleaning Commercial Building Management

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5.29 COVID-19 Bulletin: NYS Phase 2 Guidelines Released

UPDATE: New York State has released guidelines for Phase 2 industries. As of this post, Western New York has not been cleared to reopen Phase 2 industries. There has been no official information released as to when Phase 2 reopening will begin in WNY or any region of New York,

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5.21 COVID-19 Bulletin: Reopening Guidance & Safety Plan Template

UPDATE: Reopening Guidance & Safety Plan Template   Buffalo Niagara’s economy took a step forward with the following Phase One industries reopening Tuesday: Construction Manufacturing Retail - Curbside Pickup Wholesale Trade  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting As a reminder, New York State has released detailed guidelines for all Phase One industries.  The guidelines also contain a Business Affirmation Form that allows a

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