Isle of Wight County was awarded a grant from the and will use the funding to establish the aimed at increasing fiscal assistance to businesses impacted by COVID-19 to recover and reopen. The County’s Department of Economic Development will administer the program.
On May 26, 2020, Governor Ralph Northam signed Executive Order Sixty-Three, requiring Virginians to wear face coverings in public indoor settings to help contain the spread of the novel coronavirus. The Governor also directed the Department of Labor and Industry to develop emergency temporary standards to prevent workplace exposure to COVID-19. Click HERE to access the full Executive Order.