Coffee with Colleen and Weekly Updates

Join us Tomorrow September 8th at 8am to hear from Colleen Robinson, the Habitat for Humanity of Clallam's Executive Director:Colleen Robinson, Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity of Clallam County will talk about their home building program, their stores and their construction training program. Plus she'll answer questions such as: How many homes has Habitat built … Continue reading Coffee with Colleen and Weekly Updates

Coffee with Colleen & Weekly Updates

Join us Wednesday, August 25th at 8am to hear from County Commissioner, Randy Johnson, as he provides a high-level overview of the challenges and potential solutions around our affordable and workforce housing crises:Commissioner Johnson is the next expert guest in our Housing Series. He oversees the County's Homelessness Task Force. This issue is complex and … Continue reading Coffee with Colleen & Weekly Updates

Inslee Announcement on Covid Related Capacity Limits

Inslee announced on June 25th there will be increased capacity for publicly owned or operated, and non-profit cooling centers.In case you missed it, Gov. Jay Inslee today removed COVID-related capacity limits at publicly owned or operated, and non-profit cooling centers. You can read the announcement here.“Beginning today, and persisting well into next week, meteorologists predict that temperatures will … Continue reading Inslee Announcement on Covid Related Capacity Limits

Employment Security Department (ESD) announced job search requirements will be reinstated for all on unemployment beginning the week of July 4th:

At yesterday's Unemployment Insurance Advisory Committee meeting ESD announced the reinstatement of three job search requirements per week. This will ensure workers collecting unemployment insurance are actively seeking work while collecting benefits. The requirement was paused in response to closures and curtailments related to COVID-19.The business community has been encouraging reinstatement of job search requirements as … Continue reading Employment Security Department (ESD) announced job search requirements will be reinstated for all on unemployment beginning the week of July 4th:

American Rescue Plan Act of 2021

The American Rescue Plan Act was signed by President Biden on March 11. What does this mean for Small Businesses? There will be additional support for programs the SBA is currently administering and a few new efforts, including $7.25 billion additional for the Paycheck Protection Program, and expanding eligibility to additional nonprofits and digital news services. … Continue reading American Rescue Plan Act of 2021