June 2021 Newsletter

June 2021 Newsletter

  Check out the latest of what’s happening at Ithaca Area Economic Development in our June 2021 Newsletter. Stay up to date on all of our projects, updates, and more by subscribing to our monthly newsletter here....
New NYS Guidance for Vaccinated People, Businesses, Public Settings

New NYS Guidance for Vaccinated People, Businesses, Public Settings

Effective May 19, New York has adopted the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) “Interim Public Health Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People,” issued May 13, for most businesses and public settings. More Businesses are authorized to require masks...
2021 Regional Economic Development Council CFA Applications Now Open!

2021 Regional Economic Development Council CFA Applications Now Open!

The NYS Regional Economic Development Council (REDC) Consolidated Funding Application (CFA) portal is now live and accepting applications, enabling businesses, municipalities, not-for-profits and the public to begin applying for assistance from dozens of state...
Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) Limit Increases

Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) Limit Increases

The U.S. Small Business Administration is increasing the maximum amount small businesses and non-profit organizations can borrow through its COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) program. Starting the week of April 6, 2021, the SBA is raising the loan limit...
NYS Performing Arts Venues May Now Open at 33% Capacity

NYS Performing Arts Venues May Now Open at 33% Capacity

As of April 1st, performing arts entertainment venues can reopen at 33 percent capacity. Venues can host up to 100 people indoors or up to 200 people outdoors. If all attendees present proof of completed vaccination or recent negative test result prior to entry,...