Resources for Reopening Tourism and Small Businesses after COVID-19.

This area of the website is designed as a resource center with tools for our small businesses as you reopen, restart, and reinvent your businesses in tandem with the easing and lifting of governmental stay-at-home and business restriction orders. This information is constantly changing and new resources are being continually shared. If you want to make a contribution or have questions, please forward them to info@visitfingerlakes.com. Together, we are stronger.

Reminder
  • Check Calendar
  • Check Your Segment Update 
  • Check any new NYS Guidance or Local Guidance
Staying Up to Date (Three types of updates)
  • Weekly Update Zoom Presentation, Discussion Questions (Tuesdays at 8:30 a.m.)
  • Checkpoint Promise (Wednesday at 12:00 noon). VisitFingerLakes.com/reopen for most recent updates.
  • Topical Educational Seminars & Recordings
Upcoming Webinar & Checkpoints as of 6/26/2020: Topic(s) Date Time RSVP View/Download
Checkpoint Promise: Go to VisitFingerLakes.com/reopen for most recent updates     Wed, July 1 Noon - -
Weekly Webinar Recordings & Archives: Date Time RSVP View/Download
Rapid Response Recovery Team: Tourism & Small Businesses Webinar Fri, May 15 Recording Available - Presentation  |  Webinar 
Topical Webinar - Phase 2 Reopening: Barbershops, Salons, Personal Care  Tue, June 2 Recording Available - Webinar
Topical Webinar - Phase 2 Reopening: Restaurants Tue, June 2 Recording Available - Webinar
Asked and Answered: A conversation with Ontario County Public Health Thurs,  June 4 Recording Available - Webinar
Updated: 6/25/2020

Sanitation Bank and Cooperative Buying (Open):

Reopening Guidance, Sample Templates & Forms:


Local & New York State (NY Forward) Resources:

 Reopening Plans, Information & Testing Sites

Ontario County
 
Resources & Sample Plans:
Other: 
New York State (NY Forward):
 
Testing Sites:
Reopening Guidance & Tools:
Employer & Employee Resources:
Other:

Industry Segment Resources:

Events & Entertainment
 
New York State:
 
Phase IV: ​
Phase II: 
Resources:

Lodging, Hotels, Vacation Rental and Bed & Breakfasts

Personal Care (Spas, hairs, nails, salons, etc.)
 
New York State:
 
Phase III
Phase II
Forms:
Resources

Restaurants and Food Service, Farmers Markets

Restaurants:
Phase II
Resources:
U-Pick Farms & Farmers Markets
 

Retail/Gift Shops/Curbside Retail

New York State: 

Resources: 

Higher Education, Schools, Day Care, Churches
 
New York State:
 
Schools, Day Care, Summer & Day Camps
Churches & Religious Services
Resources:

Small Museums & Museums (Indoor)

Wineries, Breweries, Tasting rooms, etc.
 
Wineries

Travel & Tourism Research & Information:

Federal Government Resources:

If you are interested in particular data and don’t see it here, give us a call at 585-394-3915 (you may have to leave a message because we’re working remotely). We’ll do some research and see what solutions and examples we can provide. You can also email your questions to info@visitfingerlakes.com.