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: 4.16.2020

April 16, 2020

The 4.16.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update includes information on the Governor’s extension of the “Safer at Home” Order, a Q & A on Employing Annuitants During the Public Health Emergency, and an interactive map of confirmed COVID-19 cases.

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 4.15.2020

April 15, 2020

The 4.15.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily highlights AB 1038 getting signed into law, a letter WCA sent to our federal delegation urging support of counties in the latest COVID-19 package, and a Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center Map of COVID-19 cases.

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 4.14.2020

April 15, 2020

This 4.14.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update features the passage of AB 1038, the “State Government Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic,” as well as a release from WisDOT, “State and County Officials Reinforcing that Roadways Remain Open to Out-of-State and In-State Travelers,” and a Q and A on County Restrictions or Bans on Campgrounds and ATV/UTV Usage.

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 4.13.2020

April 15, 2020

This 4.13.2020 WCA COVID-19 Update features a Q & A on notifying first responders, an updated Q & A on the county board organizational meeting and eligibility guidance for CARES Act funding.

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 4.10.2020

April 10, 2020

The 4.10.2020 WCA COVID-19 features the cancellation of WCA District Meetings, information on the Legislature coming into session next week and an update from Governor Evers.

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 4.9.2020

April 9, 2020

This 4.9.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update highlights the WCA COVID-19 Legal Resource page, as well as highlights updates from federal agencies

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 4.8.2020

April 8, 2020

This 4.8.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update includes calls to action for state and federal legislation, a Legal Update Q and A on DOL Final Regulations Implementing the FFCRA, and USDA Rural Development news.

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 4.7.2020

April 7, 2020

This 4.7.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update includes a Wisconsin Election Commission update on election night procedures, WCA’s requests to the Governor and Legislative Leadership regarding COVID-19 costs, and a Legal Update Q and A on county travel bans for seasonal homeowners and out-of-state visitors.

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