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: 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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COVID-19 Daily Update: 4.22.2020

April 22, 2020

The 4.22.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update features a action alert on the CARES Act State Funding, a Q and A on CARES Act state funding, and newly released U.S. Treasury guidelines on the Coronavirus Relief Fund (Section 5001 of the CARES Act).

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 4.21.2020

April 21, 2020

The 4.21.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update highlights a call to action for county officials to contact Governor Evers and request an allocation of 30 percent of CARES Act state funding to Wisconsin counties, and discussion of Mid-American states collaborating on COVID-19 transportation strategies.

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 4.20.20

April 20, 2020

The 4.20.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update features a WCA letter to Governor Evers regarding the use of federal funding,

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