COVID-19 Resources + Join us for a call with City Officials

COVID-19 Resources + Join us for a call with City Officials

March 24, 2020

Dear Members and Friends of GatewayJFK, We hope all of you are well and doing your best to weather the disruptions being caused right now by the COVID-19 pandemic. Please review this email for information to help you navigate rules and programs for businesses being put into place at this time.   If you have concerns and would like a direct line where you can share them with the City, be sure to join the conference call with NYS Dept. of Small Business Services Commissioner Gregg Bishop this Thursday March 26th, or email me at scott@gatewayjfk.org and I will make sure the City hears your concerns.   Clarification on business closure rules:   As of Today (March 23rd 2020) all non-essential businesses in New York must close or operate with 100% of their workers required to at stay home until further notice.   Essential businesses include those in food manufacturing and logistics related to essential services. Food service establishments may operate with special restrictions (e.g. restaurants may only provide take out and delivery.) For a full list of essential services and essential workers, click here.   Do you have Questions or Concerns that the NYC Govt. needs to hear?   Gregg Bishop the Commissioner of the NYC Dept. of Small Business Services will be holding a special conference call for business owners in Southeast Queens this Thursday March 26th at 10:00am.   Virtual Town Hall for Southeast Queens Business Owners Date: 3/26/20 Time: 10:00 am Dial in number: 712-432-6121 Pin: 513479   Learn More...