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Tuesday, March 24, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: March 24, 2020 CONTACT: Miranda Austerman, Communications Manager Phone: 816.655.0497 Email: mausterman@bluespringsgov.com Blue Springs Playgrounds To Close Effective Wednesday, March 25 Blue Springs, Mo. – In accordance with Jackson County Stay At Home Order and the latest Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommendations, the City of Blue Springs will be ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, March 23, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 23, 2020   Contact: Marshanna Smith (816) 881-1391 msmith@jacksongov.org   Jackson County Executive proposes Rep. Joe Runions Act, $10 million for COVID-19 response   KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr. released an emergency funding proposal today to combat the toll of COVID-19 on our community. The County Executive named his ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Saturday, March 21, 2020
KANSAS CITY, MO. - Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas - in consultation with Health Department Director Dr. Rex Archer and Emergency Medical Services Medical Director Dr. Erica Carney - today issued a "Stay at Home" Order, requiring Kansas Citians to stay at home except for "essential activities" as our community continues working to slow the spread of COVID-19. Grocery stores, pharmacies, gas ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
Friday, March 20, 2020
The Jackson County COVID-19 Executive Order Guidance was revised 3.19.2020 and is very detailed with specific instructions to the following types of businesses: Restaurants, bars, taverns, movie theaters, coffee shops, convenience stores, private clubs, gas stations (exceptions are delivery, pickup and drive through)Private business operation (a private business operation is defined as a place of ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
Thursday, March 19, 2020
Jackson County COVID-19 Executive Order Guidance This is a continually evolving situation. As of 3/19/20 the following applies:Per executive order from Jackson County Executive, Frank White Jr.Prohibit group events of 10 or more until 11:59 pm on 5/15/20     “Group Event” means any gathering of 10 or more people at any restaurant, tavern, professional, social, cultural, entertainment, or other ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Today, Governor Mike Parson directed the Missouri State Emergency Management Agency and the Missouri Department of Economic Development to seek assistance for Missouri businesses through the U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Economic Injury Disaster Loan program. The SBA will offer targeted, low-interest disaster recovery loans for Missouri small businesses that have been severely ...read more
Categories: Press Release