COVID-19 Government Guidance
Coronavirus resource guides from Congressman Upton:
Coronavirus Resources for Southwest Michigan
Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act
Paycheck Protection Program and Loan Forgiveness
Direct Financial Assistance
Coronavirus Stimulus Bill for Education Professionals, Families and Individuals
Senator LaSata was elected in November 2018 to represent the people of the 21st Senate District in Southwest Michigan, which includes Berrien, Cass, and St. Joseph Counties.
Latest news from Senator LaSata:
Open MI Safely - Senate Republican Plan
Southwest Michigan businesses tell of impact from state’s COVID-19 response - June 3, 2020
LaSata bill to help villages deal with delinquent taxes - May 27, 2020
Supporting addtional funding for front-line workers, others affected by COVID-19 - May 13, 2020
State Representative Pauline Wendzel represents the 79th District, which includes part of Berrien County including the cities of Coloma, St. Joseph, Benton Harbor, Bridgman and Watervliet, as well as the townships of Bainbridge, Benton, Coloma, Hagar, Lake Charter, Lincoln, Royalton, St. Joseph and Watervliet. Representative Wendzel recently supported a $25 million emergency budget action plan addressing challenges due to Coronavirus.
Coronavirus resources from Representative Wendzel:
Latest Michigan updates, new cases and resources
How to protect yourself, and what to do if you're sick
In the News:
MI Safe Start Plan
Governor Whitmer Signs Executive Order Extending Capacity for Disaster Relief Child Care Services for Essential Workforce
Governor Whitmer Signs Executive Orders Reopening More Regions, Economic Sectors Under MI Safe Start Plan
Governor Whitmer Rolls Back COVID-19 Executive Orders on FOIA, Hospital Capacity, and Ambulances, MDHHS Loosens Visitation Rules in Hospitals
Governor Whitmer Rescinds Safer at Home Order, Moves Michigan to Phase Four of the MI Safe Start Plan
Guidance for Individuals to determine if they can leave home.
Guidance for Businesses to determine who can perform in-person work.
Visit the Department of Homeland Security web page (here) for details on Essential Critical Infrastructure Workforce definitions (pdf).
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