DC Government, Responding to COVID-19

 

Need a Test? Get a Test: District Expands Free COVID-19 Testing at Firehouses Across DC: https://opc-dc.gov/news-events/news/general-news/need-a-test-get-a-test-district-expands-free-covid-19-testing-at-firehouses-across-dc

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Important details about the lifting of Mayor Bowser’s Stay-At-Home order.  The Public Health Emergency remains in effect and gatherings of more than 10 people are prohibited…see other details about important government, health, and retail services.

OPC Says New DC Council Relief Measures Will Help Utility Consumers Adjust to Higher Bills after COVID-19 Emergency: https://opc-dc.gov/news-events/news/press-releases-advisories/opc-says-new-dc-council-relief-measures-will-help-utility-consumers-adjust-to-higher-bills-after-covid-19-emergency

Mayor Bower Announces Leadership of ReOpen DC Advisory Group: https://mayor.dc.gov/release/mayor-bowser-announces-leadership-reopen-dc-advisory-group

OPC Files Motion to Suspend Pepco Rate Case during Public Health Emergency: http://opc-dc.gov/images/pdf/MotionToSuspendR-Ca_4132020.pdf

Mayor Bowser Announces Social Distancing Delivery and Pickup Options for DC Medical Marijuana Patients: https://mayor.dc.gov/release/mayor-bowser-announces-social-distancing-delivery-and-pickup-options-dc-medical-marijuana

Mayor Bowser Launches Grocery Sites at DC Schools, Available to All Families: https://mayor.dc.gov/release/mayor-bowser-launches-grocery-sites-dc-schools-available-all-families

Mayor Muriel Bowser presents update regarding DC Government’s Coronavirus Response: https://coronavirus.dc.gov/sites/default/files/dc/sites/coronavirus/page_content/COVID19-Situational-Update-Presentation-040820.pdf

DC Health information for residents concerned about the COVID-19 virus: http://opc-dc.gov/images/pdf/COVID-19_web_update-040320.pdf

Mayor Bowser issues stay at home order for the District of Columbia: https://coronavirus.dc.gov/release/mayor-bowser-issues-stay-home-order

FCC warns consumers about COVID-19 Telephone Scams: https://www.fcc.gov/covid-scams

DC Attorney General Issues Consumer Alert (COVID – 19) Protecting District Seniors from Financial Exploitation and Abuse: http://opc-dc.gov/images/pdf/DC_OAG_Consumer_Fraud_Alert.pdf

Public Service Commission Shares Resources for Consumers During COVID-19 Emergencyhttp://opc-dc.gov/images/pdf/DC_PSC_Resource_Prrl.pdf

Mayor Bowser Announces Applications for DC Small Business Recovery Micro-grants and SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans for those Impacted by the Coronavirus Outbreak are now available online: https://coronavirus.dc.gov/recovery-business

DC Water Chief Executive Officer and General Manager, David L. Gadis, join leaders from 18 states in request to Congress to consider the impact of COVID-19 on communities across the nation: https://www.dcwater.com/sites/default/files/03.24.20%20water%20utility%20letter%20to%20congress.pdf

DC Water to Restore Service to Disconnected Residents…morehttps://www.dcwater.com/whats-going-on/news/dc-water-restores-water-service-disconnected-residents

Washington Gas Suspends Disconnections, Waives Late Fees, Offers Payment Arrangements During Coronavirus Pandemic: https://www.washingtongas.com/media-center/coronavirus

METRO Announces Service Changes in Response to COVID-19https://www.wmata.com/about/news/COVID-19-Service-Update-3.cfm#main-content

Mayor Bowser Extends Modified DC Operating Status: https://coronavirus.dc.gov/release/mayor-bowser-extends-modified-district-operating-status-and-prohibition-mass-gatherings

Council Unanimously Passes Emergency COVID-19 Response Bill: https://dccouncil.us/council-unanimously-passes-emergency-covid-19-response-bill/

DC Issues Updated Health Advisory Regarding Mass Gatheringshttps://coronavirus.dc.gov/release/mayor%E2%80%99s-order-2020-048-prohibition-mass-gatherings-during-public-health-emergency 

Mayor Bowser Orders a Prohibition Against Mass Gatherings, read the full order here: https://mayor.dc.gov/sites/default/files/dc/sites/mayormb/publication/attachments/MO-Prohibition-on-Mass-Gatherings-During-Public-Health-Emergency.pdf 

Keep Up To Date on the Coronavirus within the DC Area… https://coronavirus.dc.gov/

During Modified DC Govt Operations These Services Remain Available: https://dc.gov/release/during-modified-dc-government-operations-many-services-still-operating