I talked briefly with Sierra Harvest about restaurant delivery for seniors program and they’re interested in helping coordinate between local farms and restaurants should the County decide to move forward with this program, and of course I’d be interested in knowing more as a restaurant owner.
Why was Nevada County NOT one of the Counties that sent a request to the Governor to reopen? The six Counties were Yuba, Sutter, Glenn, Tehama and Colusa.
El Dorado County and Placer will be sending requests next week
Tim -- will take up this question in next agenda item -- thanks
Truckee Tomorrow has started a "Resilience Fund Sierra"?
Does Kristin know if the EIDL loan is still processing? We’re still waiting, after we got the $10K but nothing else. It sounded like it was a past tense loan
What is the Area you have to be in to get the loan?
SBA is telling us that if you are already in line for the EIDL from the first round, they will be processing those first before they take anyone new
Relief Fund Frequently Asked Questions: https://www.nevcorelief.org/faq/
Can Supervisor Miller tell us what the stance of RCRC is on getting Counties open that have very low cases of COVID-19
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RCRC Workers' Compensation and COVID19 Letter: https://www.rcrcnet.org/sites/default/files/useruploads/Documents/Barbed_Wire/April_29_2020/COVID-19%20WC%20Coalition%20Final%204.26.2020.pdf
Job Training and Workforce Development to transition displaced workers should be elevated as a priority as there is talk of an economic stimulus package from the State specifically related to wildfire preparedness and delayed maintenance of land. SBC and the Sierra Consortium is tracking. Here is an example of what is happening on the Central Coast.
(no need to comment, just an FYI)
Caleb I'm happy to chime in as well
What I hear every day from folks who call the Chamber is "why can't we go into our local downtown businesses like we do in our grocery stores and other businesses?"
I totally agree. We need to set up protocols for when we do move forward in the new norm.
are there any large venues involved in the roadmap to recovery task force?
BYLT has protocols in place on trails and preserves in line with CDC and State Parks.
posted at trailheads and kiosks.
we’ve been open at Three Forks through this all. Happy to share what we’ve been learning and where the challenges have been.