COVID- 19 Protocols and Updates

New York State’s new COVID-19 case investigation resources have been published, and can be found by accessing this website: https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/new-york-state-contact-tracing.

Health and Safety Updates:
We recommend visitors consult the CDC, the World Health Organization (WHO) and local public health authorities for official information. Links to those resources can be found here:
Warren County residents should continue to report positive home COVID-19 tests to Warren County Health Services’ online portal at warrencountyny.gov/COVIDHomeTestReport, and these cases will be referred to NY State personnel. Additional information and links can be found at warrencountyny.gov/covidhub.

For information on how and where to get vaccinated, visit Warren County’s COVID website, warrencountyny.gov/covidhub.
NEW YORK STATE COVID-19 WEBSITE

NYS COVID-19 Related Loan & Grant Programs for Hospitality Partners

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NYS Pandemic Small Business Recovery Program

The New York State COVID-19 Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant Program was created to provide flexible grant assistance to currently viable small businesses, micro-businesses and for-profit independent arts and cultural organizations in the State of New York who have experienced economic hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  
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Restaurant Resilience Application

The COVID-19 pandemic has created significant challenges for New York families, restaurants, farmers, and food donation and distribution systems. Building on the successful Nourish New York initiative, the Restaurant Resiliency Program sets aside $25 million to provide grants to restaurants that offer meals and other food-related items to New Yorkers within distressed or underrepresented communities. 
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"Meet In New York" Program

The New York State Meet In New York Grant Program (the “Program”) was created to incentivize the return of conferences, meetings and trade shows that generate significant tourism economic activity (e.g., overnight stays, dining and other tourism activities) by covering a portion of the cost of event-based discounts at conference spaces and partnering hotels.
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Tourism Return to Work Program (coming later this year)

The New York State Tourism Return-to-Work Grant Program (the “Program”) was created to incentivize employment growth by providing financial assistance to businesses in the tourism industry that suffered economic hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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COVID-19 Printable Resources for Businesses

Local design firm Sidekick Creative has generously provided a series of free signs for Warren County businesses to print and post to help remind their patrons to keep themselves and those around them safe.
Each sign features text with all three reminders, so businesses can display all three or just one.
The signs are based on a campaign done by Sidekick Creative for the Warren County Planning Department, which is on display in the Lake George Visitors' Center.  
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