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COVID-19 Business Resources

The City is acutely aware of the impacts to local businesses and non-profits from COVID-19. They have established an internal COVID-19 business response team, and, in collaboration with partners around the region and at the federal level we are exploring every avenue possible to bring support to our businesses. 

Please reach out if you have any questions about resources, or if the City can in any way be of assistance.


NEW UPDATES

Updated 5/11/2021  


We are committed to continuing to provide City services to our community members while following the Governor's guidelines to ensure public and staff safety. Shoreline City Hall is closed to the public, but is providing most City services. City services are being offered remotely by telephone, email, and online. Visit the City staff directory for individual staff contact information. 

Latest updates:      

  • Vaccine information:  As of April 15, everyone aged 16 and over is eligible to receive the vaccine. Adolescents ages 12-15 will be able to receive vaccination beginning May 13 pending final approval. Vaccines are free of charge to everyone no matter your insurance or immigration status. See the Vaccine Information tab below for information on finding vaccine appointments.

  • Walk-in vaccination (no appointment required) is now available in Shoreline! The clinic is located at located at Shoreline Center, north entrance, 18560 1st Avenue NE, Mondays - Fridays, 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m; Saturdays 9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Both Moderna and Pfizer are offered at this site. The clinic is provided by a partnership between the University of Washington, Shoreline School District, Shoreline Fire, Northshore Fire, and Bothell Fire.

  • COVID-19 Funeral Assistance: FEMA is providing financial assistance for COVID-19-related funeral expenses incurred after January 20, 2020. To apply, call FEMA's COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Helpline at 1-844-684-6333. Learn more at FEMA's Funeral assistance FAQs.

  • King County Rental Assistance: King County is starting the next round of the Eviction Prevention and Rental Assistance Program (EPRAP). The program helps people experiencing financial hardship due to COVID-19 and at risk of housing instability or homelessness. The Tenant Pool will open on May 17, 2021, for individuals or households needing rental assistance. (NOTE: date change from May 10). More info: King County Eviction Prevention and Rental Assistance Program

Healthy Washington Plan - Phase 3:

The Puget Sound Region, including King County, is now in Phase 3 of the Healthy Washington - Roadmap to Recovery plan.

    Protect Our Community:

    • Wear a well-made, snug fitting face mask when you go out and inside when gathering with anyone who is not a member of your household.
    • Maintain six feet of distance.
    • Avoid crowded spaces
    • Wash your hands or use sanitizing gel frequently.
    • Improve ventilation in indoor spaces by opening windows when possible.
    • Get tested at the first sign of illness.
    • Get vaccinated when you are eligible.

    It’s still safest to stay home. To prevent spread of COVID-19 among counties, stay local.  



    Other COVID-19 Resources


    COVID-19 Shoreline Business Resources


    CDC

    World Health Organization

    Washington State Governors Office

    Washington Department of Heath

    Washington State Employment Security Department

    Washington State Labor and industries

    Washington State insurance Commissioner

    Small Business Administration

    OSHA



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    Upcoming Chamber events

    Tuesday, May 25, 2021 7:30 AM • ZOOM Meeting
    Wednesday, June 09, 2021 11:30 AM • ZOOM Meeting
    Tuesday, June 22, 2021 7:30 AM • ZOOM Meeting

    Vaccine and Mask Communication Posters for Employers




    CPA ASSISTANCE FOR SMALL BUSINESSES:

    REACH along with the Business Health Trust are sponsoring accounting services for small business in need of PPP and/or ERC assistance. There is marketing copy below, feel free to share this with the small businesses in your networks who are in need.


    CPAs are standing by to help assist small businesses make the best use of the Payroll Protection Program (PPP) second draws and the Employee Retention Tax Creditfor 2020 and 2021. The Chamber’s REACH program and the Business Health Trust are excited to sponsor accounting consulting services for small businesses to help navigate and strategize around these two government funding options.

    Who qualifies for CPA assistance? Any business in the region with 100 employees or fewer who needs accounting assistance for the two programs listed above.

    What to do? Email leighj@seattlechmber.com and she will connect you with a CPA from Clark Nuber

    Need more insight into the Payroll Protection Program (PPP) second draws and the Employee Retention Tax Credit (ERC)? Check out these resources:



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