COVID-19 UPDATES FOR COUNTY OFFICIALS

As issues continue to develop and change at a quick rate with COVID-19, the Coronavirus, we at the Wisconsin Counties Association (WCA) are working alongside Governor Tony Evers, the Administration, the National Association of Counties (NACo) and our general counsel, von Briesen & Roper, s.c., (von Briesen) to provide the latest resources and updates to assist county officials during this unprecedented time.

COVID-19 Daily Update: 5.21.2020

May 21, 2020

The 5.21.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update highlights $50 million in relief for Wisconsin farmers, a video by Construction Business Group, “Constructing a Safe Wisconsin,” and an upcoming NACo Virtual Town Hall Meeting.

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 5.20.20

May 20, 2020

The 5.20.20 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update features an announcement from Governor Evers on the $25 Million Wisconsin Rental Assistance Program, CISA’s updated guidance on essential critical infrastructure workforce, and an upcoming NACo webinar on administering and election during the COVID-19 crisis.

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 5.19.2020

May 19, 2020

The 5.19.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update features the $1 billion statewide effort to support COVID-19 testing, the cancellation of the NACo Annual Conference, and the latest “County News Now.”

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 5.18.2020

May 18, 2020

The 5.18.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update features several WEDC grant programs, and the latest NACo COVID-19 resources.

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 5.15.2020

May 15, 2020

The 5.15.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update features the WCA statement on COVID-19 and local health order authority, a request for submission of local health authority replacement orders, and resources from the Wisconsin Grocers Association, and Wisconsin Restaurant Association.

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 5.14.2020

May 14, 2020

The 5.14.202 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update features information on the Supreme Court Ruling, with “Considerations for Counties,” a link to a Wisconsin Legislative Council Memo that highlights all executive and emergency orders, the Baker Tilly introduction of R3, and procurement opportunities for counties through Omnia Partners.

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 5.13.2020

May 13, 2020

The 5.13.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update highlights the Wisconsin Supreme Court ruling in Wisconsin Legislature v. Palm, declaring safer at home as “unlawful, invalid and unenforceable.”

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 5.12.2020

May 12, 2020

The 5.12.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update features a DWD update for reimbursable employers, information for a NACO call tomorrow, the latest “NACo County News Now” and how you can participate in National Police Week.

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