Monthly Archives: May 2020

Guidance for Phase 2 of Reopening

Phase 2 Guidance Direct Link: https://forward.ny.gov/phase-two-industries Phase 1 Guidance Direct Link: https://forward.ny.gov/phase-one-industries Business Lookup Tool: https://www.businessexpress.ny.gov/app/nyforward New Executive Order Extending New York on PAUSE: https://www.governor.ny.gov/news/no-20234-continuing-temporary-suspension-and-modification-laws-relating-disaster-emergency

By | 2020-05-29T12:42:33-04:00 May 29th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Lowes Home Improvement Donates Flower Baskets to Wartburg

Lowes Home Improvement Donated 700 Flower Baskets for Mother’s Day to Residents and Nursing Staff of Wartburg in Mount Vernon. The flowers were provided by CK Greenhouses of Cheshire, CT. Lowes Home Improvement has graciously donated 700 flower baskets to moms and grandmothers at Wartburg in recognition of Mother’s Day. On behalf of Lowes Home [...]

By | 2020-05-29T10:35:57-04:00 May 29th, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

BIANYS 2020 Annual Meeting Virtually

On Monday, June 1, BIANYS is hosting its 2020 Annual Meeting Virtually. featuring Dr. Robert Amler as keynote speaker on "The Coming Conquest of Covid", followed by panels on "Resiliency in New York" and "Restarting the Economy". This relevant and compelling content will be accompanied by an ongoing chat and Q&A sessions. Please join as [...]

By | 2020-05-28T23:30:54-04:00 May 28th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Westchester Community Foundation Awards Grants for Workforce Development

Westchester Community College will work with its training partner Ladders to Value WIO/1199SEIU Training and Employment Funds to recruit and train two cohorts of 20 in an 11-week book camp for healthcare occupations. Graduates will have a four-week externship/job shadowing experience at a Montefiore hospital or health-care facility and an opportunity to interview [...]

By | 2020-05-28T16:59:26-04:00 May 28th, 2020|News|0 Comments

BCW Joins with Construction Industry Leaders in Letter to Governor Seeking Relief from Scaffold Law

The letter stated that Labor Law 240 costs contractors billions every year in higher insurance premiums. Despite insurance prices that dwarf the national averages, most national insurers will not write policies in New York due to Labor Law 240. Only a handful of admitted carriers will write policies here at all, even as [...]

By | 2020-05-28T16:56:20-04:00 May 28th, 2020|News|0 Comments

First Responders Parade in Support of Wartburg Staff

Wartburg hosted a Family Parade of nearly 50 cars and hundreds of passengers on its 34-acre campus on Sunday, May 10th in recognition of Mother’s Day. The goal was to help brighten the day for residents on the campus who are unfortunately restricted from in-person family visits. Wartburg began restricting non-essential visitation prior to New [...]

By | 2020-05-27T11:07:51-04:00 May 27th, 2020|Member News|0 Comments