To stop the spread of COVID-19, New York needs each of us to do our part. One way you can help yourself and your community is by participating in New York State's newly launched mobile contract tracing app COVID Alert NY.
New York State Public Service Law* provides temporary protections for essential utility and municipal services during the COVID-19 pandemic. If you experienced a change of financial circumstances due to the COVID-19 pandemic, utilities and municipalities may not shut off your service for nonpayment, must reconnect your service within 48 hours, and must offer you a deferred payment agreement to pay any balance due. Read more.
Data from the 2020 census will impact decisions made by lawmakers, business owners and many others. The results will help determine how federal funding is used and where communities need new schools, clinics and services. Take the Census today!