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PLEASE READ: Executive Order 2020-63 (PDF) urges counties and municipalities to enact ordinances requiring individuals to wear face coverings in public settings. Make sure to check which counties and municipalities have enacted face mask ordinances when considering guidelines for businesses, gatherings and other events. View local face mask ordinances.

CARES Act Overview

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) was signed into law on March 27, 2020. It provides more than $2 trillion of direct economic assistance for:

  • Workers,
  • Families,
  • Small businesses,
  • State and local governments, and
  • Preserves jobs for American industries.

The CARES Act includes many funding sources such as :

More about the CARES Act.



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