Maryland Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Business

UPDATE: Governor Hogan announced new COVID-19 business relief programs on March 23. These resources are available through the Department of Commerce and the Department of Labor. The entire state of Maryland has received designation for SBA assistance. Small businesses...

Urgent Call to Contact Congress to Act Now!

As of this morning Congress is deadlocked on the Covid-19 Stimulus. Let's ACT NOW to make sure help gets to the families and communities who need it the most. Let's make sure this is not...

Governor: 2nd Maryland Death as Cases ‘Dramatically Rise’

By Regina Garcia Cano The Associated Press Gov. Larry Hogan announced a second death in Maryland late March 20 from the new coronavirus, warning the number of infections continues to "dramatically rise" with more than half...

MDOT MVA CLOSED Until Further Notice

CUSTOMER ALERT: MDOT MVA BRANCHES TO CLOSE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE Dear Customer, The safety and health of our customers and staff is a top priority for Maryland Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Administration (MDOT MVA). To do...

Brown Supports COVID-19 Plan, Endorses Biden

By Mark F. Gray AFRO Staff Writer [email protected] In the wake of Maryland Governor Larry Hogan taking the unprecedented step to close Maryland’s public schools until March 27, Congressman Anthony Brown (D- 4th District) reacted to the...

Mayor Young Declares State of Emergency

PRESS RELEASE Mayor Young Declares State of Emergency City of Baltimore first in state to activate Emergency Operations Center (EOC); Mayor continues to make food security a priority during COVID-19 outbreak BALTIMORE, MD. — Today, Mayor Bernard...

COVID-19 UPDATE: Foreclosure and Eviction Cases Will Not Move Through the Courts Amid COVID-19

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 18, 2020 Foreclosure and eviction cases will not move through the courts amid COVID-19 ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Effective Wednesday, March 18, 2020, a new administrative order puts a hold on the foreclosures of residential...

Hogan Offers Further Clarification

INTERPRETIVE GUIDANCE  Number: COVID19-01 Date: March 17, 2020 Re: Order of the Governor of the State of Maryland, dated March 16, 2020, Amending and  Restating the Order of March 12, 2020 Prohibiting Large Gatherings and Events...

Executive Order Closes Public Places, Restricts Prohibiting Essential Utilities To Residents

Courtesy of WBALTV 11 News ANNAPOLIS, Md. — An executive order announced Monday by Gov. Larry Hogan enacts major developments to prevent the spread of coronavirus across the state, including closing many public places and...

Maryland Bill Would Ease Rules for Mortician Apprenticeships

By Wesley Brown Capital News Service ANNAPOLIS, Md. — An emergency bill would deaden the requirement that Maryland mortuary science students must complete the majority of their education prior to starting an apprenticeship. House bill 106, a...

Maryland Lawmakers Take up Priority Bills in Weekend Session

By BRIAN WITTE, Associated Press ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland lawmakers expanded an emergency measure to address the new coronavirus on Saturday, as they focused on priority legislation. The bill would enable the governor to take...

Maryland Lawmakers To End Session Early Due To Virus

By BRIAN WITTE, Associated Press ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland lawmakers will end the state's legislative session almost three weeks early in response to the new coronavirus and plan to reconvene in a special session...

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