Philadelphia, PA - Philadelphia will begin offering an Expanded Food Access starting on Monday, March 30, 2020. As part of the effort, twenty community food sites will provide free food to residents who have been impacted by the COVID-19 crisis.
Philadelphia, PA - Following the CDC's latest Interim Recommendations for U.S. Households with Suspected or Confirmed Coronavirus, current evidence suggests coronavirus may remain for hours to days on most surfaces.
Philadelphia, PA - The City of Philadelphia, along with the Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation (PIDC), launched the COVID-19 Small Business Relief Fund, with over 9 million dollars in grant and loans designed to assist Philadelphia small businesses, maintain payroll expenses as well as protect jobs affected by COVID-19 virus. On top of the 9 million commitment of City and PIDC funds, another $250,000 is going to be provided by the Daniel B. and Florence E. Green Foundation.
Philadelphia, PA - Philadelphia Area Casinos Close During Covid-19 Epidemic: to ensure the safety of the public and employees at the region's casino and gaming complexes. The temporary closings are currently in effect and local casinos are asking the public to check their websites for updates.
Philadelphia, PA - In addition to the COVID-19 Small Business Relief Fund, the City of Philadelphia will be extending filing as well as payment dates for Real Estate and certain business taxes.
Philadelphia, PA - City officials today announced new restrictions on commercial activity, and a halt to all non-essential City government operations, in order to reduce the spread of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus in Philadelphia.
Philadelphia, PA - As a result of Philadelphia school's temporary closing from Monday, March 16 through Friday, March 27, the Philadelphia School District and City of Philadelphia plan to provide meal service along with drop-in activity space for students over the next two weeks.