Prevent the Spread of COVID-19


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  • Pandemic Unemployment Assistance
    Today, the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) began making Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) payments for self-employed, contract, and other workers who were not eligible for regular unemployment…
  • Schools Close for the Remainder of the 2019-20 Year
    Governor Tim Walz will announce later today that schools will continue with distance learning through the end of this school year and not meet for regular classes. It is so crazy…
  • COVID Testing Breakthrough
    When Minnesota faces a challenge, we rise up—together. Today, Governor Tim Walz, Mayo Clinic, and University of Minnesota have announced a breakthrough for rapid, widespread testing of COVID-19, with the capacity to test as…
  • Helping Shakopee Through COVID
    The amazing work from Mary Hernandez with Esperanza NCLC and Kristine Robinson from Shakopee Covid-19 Help served over 375 families today!! Groceries every Saturday at 11 am at New Creation Lutheran Church, Shakopee, MN. Donate…
  • Update from Rep. Tabke: Executive Order on Outdoor Activities
    Today, as warm weather slowly makes its way to Minnesota, Governor Walz signed Executive Order 20-38, expanding the opportunities for outdoor activities in this temporary new normal of COVID-19. The new…
  • Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation
    The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) announced that the agency has now fully implemented the Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC), which provides a 13 week extension of…
  • COVID Town Hall
    Thank you for joining our Town Hall tonight!! You had a ton of great questions and what we can expect about opening up businesses, how we move forward, and schools.
  • COVID-19 Tax Updates
    As part of the state’s response to COVID-19, deadlines are being pushed back and flexibility is being granted to agencies in order to best support Minnesotans. The state income tax…
  • COVID and Immigration
    Couldn’t agree more with the Shakopee Diversity Alliance “If we have a part of our population that’s afraid to seek care and not getting access and could end up being more…
  • Update: Sales and Use Tax Extension for Businesses
    Many of our local businesses are facing an uncertain financial future due to the measures implemented to slow the spread of COVID-19, and the recent extension of the “Stay at…
  • April 2 COVID Updates
    4/2/20 COVID-19 Shakopee Update:👶 Child Care Grants🧳 Unemployment📈 Daily Stats👮‍♂️ Don’t call 911 to report your neighbors not social distancing
  • April 1 COVID Updates
  • March 30 COVID-19 Update
    March 30 COVID-19 Update
  • March 27 COVID Update
    March 27 COVID Update
  • First Round Stay At Home Order Information
    The “Stay at Home” order begins tonight. Here’s what that includes:’

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