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: 4.10.2020

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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COVID-19 Daily Update: 4.6.2020

April 6, 2020

This 4.6.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update focuses on Wisconsin and United States Supreme Court decisions impacting the April 7, 2020 election, as well as an updated Q and A for county employee unemployment insurance benefits under the CARES Act.

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 4.3.2020

April 3, 2020

This 4.3.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update discusses Governor Evers calling for a special session on the spring election, as well as several legal updates.

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 4.2.2020

April 2, 2020

The 4.2.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update highlights Federal Judge Conley’s ruling the spring primary election will be held April 7, as well as look into “Safer at Home” FAQs.

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COVID-19 Daily Update: 4.1.2020

April 1, 2020

This 4.1.2020 WCA COVID-19 Daily Update looks into Q&A for county payroll tax issues under the FFCRA and CARES Act, a LFB memo on state funding under the CARES Act, and CDC interim guidance on management of COVID-19 in corrections settings.

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