VILLAGE NEWS & FEDERAL/STATE/LOCAL RESOURCES FOR COVID19

LOCAL DINING OPTIONS HELP YOU AND OUR LOCAL ECONOMY – See great options below!

https://www.diningatadistance.com/traverse-city

 

PRESS RELEASE Village President Asks Returning Residents to Self-Quarantine (March 31, 2020)

 

 

 

MICHIGAN SPECIFIC – LATEST COVID19 DATA AND NEWS FROM BRIDGE MAGAZINE:

https://www.bridgemi.com/

PRESS RELEASE: Village President Asks Seasonal Residents to Stay in Place (March 26, 2020)

PRESS RELEASE: Village Operations & Executive Order 2020-21 (March 24, 2020)

GOVERNOR’S EXECUTIVE ORDER 2020-21: TEMPORARY REQUIREMENT TO SUSPEND ACTIVITIES THAT ARE NOT NECESSARY TO SUSTAIN OR PROTECT LIFE
https://www.michigan.gov/whitmer/0,9309,7-387-90499_90705-522626–,00.html

VILLAGE OPERATIONS (includes cancellations) – Updated 3/25/20

  • All essential village services remain up and running, including regular compactor hours
    • Compactor: Wednesdays 11 am-7 pm and Saturdays 9:30 am-5 pm
  • Village recreational facilities are not sanitized and CLOSED to groups.
    • Example: No basketball unless played individually.
  • Government Center staff are working and will respond to emails and phone calls, but the lobby is closed until April 14, 2020.
  • Please drop payments in the drop-box in the parking lot.
  • Some staff are in the government center from 10 am-2 pm, but may be unable to take your call. If so, please utilize our voicemail system. Employees will check voicemail and email daily.
  • If you have further questions, contact 231-264-9274 or vllg398@elkrapids.org

VILLAGE CANCELLATIONS AND CHANGES:

The April 6 Village Council meeting is canceled.
All Village Commission meetings are cancelled through May 10.
Please keep an eye on this website and official Facebook Page for updates.
–Wishing you good health.

MEALS FOR KIDS DURING SCHOOL CLOSINGS (See separate post on main page)

HOW TO KEEP HOME, WORKPLACE & COMMERCIAL ESTABLISHMENTS SAFE
/coronavirus downloads/workplace-school-and-home-guidance.pdf

LOCAL BUSINESS AND COVID-19 BREAKDOWN
The link below is updated on a regular basis.
Elk Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce Newsletter 4-06-20

An Update on Loan and Relief Information

211 ASSISTANCE FOR LOCAL NEEDS
Local 211 assistance is available for the following: seniors, taxes, utilities, food and other.
Dial 211 on your telephone and follow the appropriate prompts.

ANTRIM COUNTY CHAIR DECLARES LOCAL STATE OF EMERGENCY

County State of Emergency_3-17-2020