COVID-19 Economic Re-Opening Information

Below is information on how New York State plans to reopen and resources for business as they re-open. Additionally, Businesses can access the guidance documents for reopening here. This same link will also take provide businesses with the link to on-line affirmation that each business will have to complete before they open. The affirmation businesses must submit is below each specific industry on that page.

*UPDATE 5/29/20*

The Southern Tier, which includes Delaware County, has now entered Phase 2 of re-opening. Please find guidelines for phase 2 businesses below. Please remember to read and affirm the master guidelines, as well as create a re-opening safety plan. A template for re-opening can be found here and within the resources on the right of this page.

*UPDATE 5/14/20*

·         Businesses are required to review and complete an on-line affirmation that they have read and will adhere to the detailed guidance document pertaining to their industry classification – before they open. The affirmation link is on New York’s Re-Opening webpage below each specific industry, as well as at the bottom of each industry’s Master Guidance document.

·         Businesses are required to download and complete the NYS Business Reopening Safety Plan Template – before they open. The re-opening plan template and be found on the side of this page.

·         New York State is requiring all businesses to create a plan for how they will protect employees and customers as they re-open. The completed plan must be kept on file at the business.

·        Essential businesses will not be required to submit an affirmation, but they are required to have a re-opening plan on file.

The same information below, as well as financial resource information, and industry specific guidance documents can be found in pdf version of this page.

Phase 2 Business Guidelines

Offices

Summary Guidelines

Read and Affirm Master Guidelines

Essential and Curb-side Retail

Summary Guidelines

Read and Affirm Master Guidelines

Real Estate

Summary Guidelines

Read and Affirm Master Guidelines

Vehicle Sales, Leases and Rentals

Summary Guidelines

Read and Affirm Master Guidelines

Retail Rental, Repair and Cleaning

Summary Guidelines

Read and Affirm Master Guidelines

Building Management

Summary Guidelines

Read and Affirm Master Guidelines

Hair Salons and Barbershops

Summary Guidelines

Read and Affirm Master Guidelines