Local Government COVID-19 FAQs
Should we declare a local state of emergency, how long should it be?
What should our proclamation of disaster emergency look like?
Should we shut down our municipal building?
What about the April deadlines for local, state, and federal taxes?
Is DCED available to help and answer questions?
Will the Local Earned Income Tax Deadline be extended?
Should we cancel our municipal meetings?
What help is available to our local businesses?
Where do we find accurate and up-to-date information for our community?
Local political units were absent from the list. Should municipalities close down?
How should municipalities and local governments exercise their enforcement authority in supporting the Governor’s order?
Construction was classified as non-life-sustaining. Should all construction companies suspend in-person physical operations? Can a construction company continue projects related to road repair, road completion, flood mitigation, etc.?
May I complete my customer’s residential construction project?
Has the PA Department of Agriculture made any decisions, or issued any guidance, for counties on holding their fairs this year?