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    NYS Unemployment Benefits Application System Upgraded

    Upgrades made to NYS Department of Labor online unemployment benefits application system to accommodate increased volume of applicants who have lost work due to coronavirus; "User-friendly" system accepting applications beginning 7:30 am. April 10 Read on...
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    New Info from State on Business: What Can Operate During Health Crisis?

    New state guidelines issued April 9 clarify questions about which "essential businesses" may stay open during coronavirus pandemic; Addresses landscaping, real estate, construction, golf courses, parks, marinas Additional Info...
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    Health Officials: Wear Cloth Face Masks While in Public

    To prevent the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, cloth face masks should be worn whenever venturing out of the house, federal health officials have advised. Use a simple cloth covering; Reserve surgical masks and N-95 respirators for healthcare workers Read on...
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    EH Town Police Enforcing Gov. Orders on Business, Gatherings

    Gov. Cuomo extends NY on PAUSE orders through April 29; East Hampton Police Dept. Calls for Compliance with Social Distancing, Safe Practices, and Non-essential Business Closures Read on...
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    Health Dept. Guidance for Businesses in Case of COVID-19

    The Suffolk County Department of Health has issued guidance for employers in case one of their employees tests positive for the COVID-19 coronavirus. Read on...
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    Red Cross Seeking Plasma Donations from Recovered COVID-19 Patients

    Blood donations from those who have tested positive for the COVID-19 coronavirus, and recovered, could help seriously ill current coronavirus patients Read on...
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    Resources for Business Owners Feeling the Economic Impact of Coronavirus

    County, State and Federal Programs are Designed to Help Business Owners Weather the Storm and Sustain Businesses During and After Coronavirus SBA Loan Information
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    Landscaping Allowed for Maintenance Only, by Governor's Order

    April 1, 2020: State Clarifies What May Continue under Gov. Cuomo's "NY State on Pause" Executive Orders During COVID-19 Coronavirus Pandemic Emergency Read on...
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    Permits for Special Events On Hold Due to State of Emergency

    Due to the current State of Emergency and the associated social distancing mandates, the Town of East Hampton will not be processing or approving Special Event Permits until further notice.
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    COVID-19 Drive-Through Testing Opens in Riverhead

    ProHEALTH Urgent Care Provider Opens Drive-Through Coronavirus Testing in Riverhead; Open to All by Appointment Only Read on...
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    Unemployment Assistance Available

    The federal CARES Act signed into law last week provides enhanced Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits and Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) for New Yorkers. Read on...
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    Recycling Center Permits Will Remain in Effect Beyond April 1 Expiration

    EH Town Recycling Center permits, which normally expire by April 1 each year, will remain in effect until further notice due to the reduced staffing at town offices because of coronavirus. ALL town-issued permits will be extended. Read on...
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    March 27: State Declares Halt to Construction : New Edict From Governor

    Non-essential construction shut down except emergency construction for safety, limited projects such as infrastructure, hospitals, etc., or sites with one worker only East Hampton Town Police and Ordinance Officers Begin Notifications at Building Sites Read on...
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    South Fork Commuter Connection Train Service Suspended

    Beginning on Friday, March 27, the South Fork Commuter Connection train and shuttle bus service will be suspended until further notice as part of the Long Island Rail Road's service reduction due to a decrease in ridership related to the coronavirus Read on...
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    Press Release March 25: Stay Home is Message as Virus Spreads

    Residents and Visitors from Manhattan Urged to Follow White House Task Force Advice and Self-Quarantine for Two Weeks; Gov. Cuomo Bans All Gatherings; Supervisor Van Scoyoc Asks for Compliance to Safeguard Community Additional Info...
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    Non-Essential Business Closures Mandated by Governor to Keep Workforce at Home

    Shutdown begins March 22 at 8 p.m.Gov. Cuomo announces "NY State on Pause" to slow spread of coronavirus; Executive order mandates suspension of all NYS businesses deemed "nonessential" ; Local Enforcement to Begin Read on...
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    EH Town Mobilizes Teams to Serve Seniors During Coronavirus Crisis

    Town collaborates with community volunteers and nonprofits; coordinated effort pairs providers with people needing support. Calls being made regularly to 500+ residents to insure safety, wellness -- meals, prescription pickups, transportation, provided. Additional Info...
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    Sign Up for Town of East Hampton News and Emergency Alerts

    REGISTRES PARA RECIBIR NOTICIAS ALERTAS Y NOTIFICACIONES DE EMERGENCIA/ Get notified by text or email about Town of East Hampton emergency alerts and information, including the latest important information on coronavirus Read on...
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    State of Emergency Declared; Town Offices Closed

    To limit person-to-person contact and community spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, East Hampton Town offices will close and meetings are canceled. Supervisor Van Scoyoc urges community to act responsibly and work together. Additional Info...
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