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: 5.4.2020

May 4, 2020

The 5.4.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update features additional COVID-19 testing in Wisconsin, a new interactive tool from RAND regarding public health and economic tradeoffs for COVID-19 related responses and a closer look at county employees across the country.

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 5.1.2020

May 1, 2020

The 5.1.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update features upcoming community testing events, an update on Wisconsin’s delivery of 230,000 N95 masks from FEMA, and an upcoming WCA webinar on FEMA’s Public Assistance Grant Program for COVID-19 Response.

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 4.30.2020

April 30, 2020

The 4.20.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update features a WCA webinar recording of Act 185 and Property Tax Implications, highlights of the WCA Legal Resource page and upcoming enrichment opportunities regarding FEMA’s Public Assistance Grants.

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 4.29.2020

April 30, 2020

The 4.29.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update features a federal action alert from NACo, new updates from DHS about COVID-19 public health investigations, and a NACo We are Counties Campaign.

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 4.28.2020

April 28, 2020

The 4.27.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update highlights a call to action requesting 30% of CARES Act state funding, the opening of some Wisconsin state parks and forests and the latest issue of NACo “County News Now.”

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 4.27.2020

April 27, 2020

The 4.27.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update features a WCA action alert of our congressional delegation, a closer look at Governor Evers’ Emergency Order #34, and innovative COVID-19 communication tools being used in Sheboygan County.

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 4.24.2020

April 24, 2020

The 4.24.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update features the NACo Human Services and Education Committee memo on CARES Act, a Governing article on reopening the economy under COVID-19, as well as other updates.

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 4.23.2020

April 23, 2020

This 4.23.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update includes a Q and A on an Act 185 update on property tax, DOR information on Act 185, and a fact sheet from FEMA regarding addressing PPE needs in non-healthcare setting.

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