COVID-19 Coronavirus Announcements

This page includes links to documents released by Lehman Township pertaining to the COVID-19 Coronavirus. Information on this page may change frequently. Click any one of the links to view the documents. Documents are in PDF format and require software such as Adobe Reader to view them.

Due to the #COVID19 health crisis, access to the Pike County Administration Building at 506 Broad Street in Milford is limited to the public until further notice. The public should call ahead for necessary business. Information & details about county services available online can be found at this link. https://bit.ly/pikepa12

Frequent updates on the COVID-19 situation locally in Pike County are available at this link.  http://bit.ly/pikepa11

Under the latest guidance from The White House Coronavirus Task Force, which cites concern about the high coronavirus (COVID-19) infection rate in the New York City area, the Pike County Commissioners urge everyone who has recently traveled to Pike County from the New York City metropolitan area to self-quarantine for 14 days.

Most recent links are added to the top of the list:

May 26, 2020

Department of Health Distributes Third Shipment of Drug to Help Treat COVID

$280000 Available to Animal Ag Producers for Reimbursement of PPE through PA Farm Bill Center for Poultry Livestock Excellence

LI’s Anti-Fraud Division Uncovers Attempted COVID-19 Unemployment Scams None of LI’s Systems or Data Were Breached

Department of Health Highlights Ongoing Nursing Home Inspection

Gov. Wolf Modifies Executive Order on Foreclosure and Eviction Suspensions

May 22, 2020

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 980 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 65392

PIKE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS

Wolf Administration Grants Second Extension to License to Carry Firearm Permits

Human Services

May 20, 2020

Wolf Administration Receives Approval to Launch Online Grocery Purchasing for SNAP Recipients During COVID

Gov. Wolf State to Distribute $51 million in CARES Funding to Support Child Care Providers

Uninsured Pennsylvanians Can Access Free Coronavirus Testing During COVID

Wolf Administration Guidance Available for People Needing FBI Background Checks During Stay-at-Home Reopening Phases

May 19, 2020

Governor Wolf Announces Real Estate Industry May Conduct Limited Business Transactions Statewide

Gov. Wolf Vetoes SB 327 HB 2388 and HB 2412

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 610 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 63,666

Department of Health Announces CDC Teams to Assist in Pennsylvania COVID

DCNR Announces Plans to Reopen More State Park

Gov. Wolf Treasurer Torsella Announce Property Tax Rent Rebates Arriving Early to Help Seniors Others During COVID-19 Pandemic

May 18, 2020

Gov. Wolf Federal Funding Available for COVID-19 Testing and Treatment for Uninsured Patients

Pennsylvania Launches Program for People who Exhaust their Unemployment Compensation Benefits

May 15, 2020

Gov. Wolf 12 More Counties to Move to Yellow Phase on May 22

Department of Agriculture Highlights Pennsylvania Food Rescues

May 14, 2020

Department of Agriculture Outlines Order of Restaurant Enforcement Actions

Pennsylvania Receives $523 Million in One-Time Federal Emergency Funds to Support Schools

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 707 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 58698

Department of Human Services Reminds Pennsylvanians Online Services are Available

Department of Health Distributes Drug to Help Treat COVID

Wayne Memorial Hospital to Open COVID Testing Site in Pike County

COVID-19 Working Capital Access Program Provides Funding Assistance to Additional Pennsylvania Businesses

Secretary of Agriculture We’re all in this Together Remember the Risk Essential Workers are Taking to Serve

Wolf Administration Reminds Pennsylvanians Struggling with Mental Health

May 13, 2020

Pike County Reopening Department of Health Continues to Fight COVID

PennDOT To Use Existing Photos for Driver License and Identification Card Renewals

Department of Health Continues to Fight COVID

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 837 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 57991

May 11, 2020

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 543 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 57154

PennDOT Reopens Additional Roadside Rest Areas

Gov. Wolf to Pennsylvania – We Must Stay the Course We Must Follow the Law

May 8, 2020

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 1323 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 54238

Self-employed and Others Can Now File for Backdated Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Benefits

Food Bank Funding for Pike County

Department of Health Releases Revised Dental Health Care Guidance for Treating Patients During COVID

Wolf Administration Provides Guidance for Buildings Closed During COVID

May 7, 2020

Wolf Administration Receives Approval to Launch Food Access Program for Students During COVID-19 Crisis

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 1070 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 52915

Department of Aging Receives $3 Million to Support Aging and Disability Resource Centers during Pandemic

Gov. Wolf Outlines Plans to Create Commonwealth Civilian Coronavirus Corps to Support Fall COVID-19 Recovery Efforts

Update on Pike County Government Buildings and Services

PUC Continues to Educate Consumers About Available Resources

Gov. Wolf – Office of Advocacy and Reform Announces Plan to Build a Trauma-Informed Pennsylvania

Gov. Wolf Attorney General Shapiro Announce Protections from Foreclosures and Evictions Through July 10

May 6, 2020

No One Should Go Hungry Pennsylvanians Should Apply for Programs Designed for ‘Times Like These’

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 888 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 51845

May 5, 2020

COVID-19 Working Capital Access Program Provides Relief to Hundreds of Additional Businesses

Wolf Administration Applies for $523 Million in Emergency Funds to Support Schools

Insurance Commissioner Calls on Congress

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 865 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 50957

May 4, 2020

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 825 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 50092

DCNR Announces Plan for Reopening Some State Park Forest Facilities

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 962 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 49267

Department of Human Services Reminds Pennsylvanians that Mental Health Help is Available

LI Reminds Eligible Pennsylvanians to Apply for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) Benefits

May 1, 2020

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 1208 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 46971

Gov. Wolf Announces Reopening of 24 Counties Beginning May 8

PennDOT Extends Expiration Dates on Driver Licenses

PA Council on Aging Releases Findings from Survey

Wolf Administration New Funding Awarded to Assist Hospitals Across Pennsylvania

LI Offers Six Tips to Get Unemployment Compensation Benefits Quicker

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 1397 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 45763

April 30, 2020

Pennsylvania Receives $34 Million to Provide Essential Services to Older Adults

April 29, 2020

Wolf Administration Expands Food Recovery Infrastructure Grants to Help the Charitable Food System

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 1214 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 43264

PIKE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS RESOLUTION NO. 20-11

LEHMAN TOWNSHIP RESOLUTION NO. 352

April 28, 2020

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID

Gov. Wolf Calls for Mandated Race and Ethnicity Data Collection and Increased Testing Amid COVID-19

Governor Announces May 1 Statewide Reopening of Limited Outdoor Recreational Activities to Help Pennsylvanians Maintain Positive Physical

April 27, 2020

Wolf Administration Announces Second Round of State Funding for Pennsylvania Businesses

Wolf Administration Elaborates on Data Driven Reopening Standard

Regionalized Priority COVID-19 Testing Available to Workforce Supporting Pennsylvania’s Food Supply

Mental Health Support is Vital and Available Amid Strain of COVID-19 Pandemic

The PA Department of Health has

Apeil 24, 2020

FEMA Fact Sheet

FEMA ADVISORY APRIL 24 2020

FEMA ADVISORY

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 1599 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 38652

New Funding Available for Technology-Based Companies

CORRECTION Wolf Administration Announces Housing and Transportation Funding for Pennsylvania Communities

Wolf Administration Issues Guidance as Construction Industry Prepares to Resume Work May 1

April 23, 2020

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID

Reopening Targeted for May 8 in North-Central Northwest

April 22, 2020

Support and Resources for Victims and Survivors of Domestic Violence or Sexual Assault Available

Insurance Department Issues Notice to Insurers

Wolf Administration Announces Business Loan Deferrals

Gov. Wolf Encourages Voters to Apply for a Mail-in Ballot

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 1156 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 35684

April 21, 2020

Gov. Wolf Sec. of Health Extend Statewide Stay-at-Home Order Until May 8

Human Services Announces Study to Assess Impact of COVID

Wolf Administration Encourages Residents To Support Local Restaurants with CarryoutPA

Wolf Administration Submits State Plan Request to Support Food Access for Students During COVID-19 Crisis

April 20, 2020

Statewide Support for Gov. Wolf and Lt. Gov. Fetterman Health Disparity Task Force

Wolf Administration Offers Guidance to Food Processing Facilities to Ensure Safety of Workforce Food Supply

LI Soon Launching Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) Website Eligible Pennsylvanians Should Prepare Now

Access to Food Assistance Healthcare through Safety-Net Programs Available During COVID-19

Wolf Administration Reminds Businesses Impacted by COVID-19 to Stay Vigilant Against Scams

Wolf Administration Announces Business-to-Business Directory for COVID-19-Related Supplies

Pennsylvania Now Accepting Applications for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance

Wolf Administration Announces COVID-19 Testing Site for Northeast Pennsylvania

Gov. Wolf Announces Nearly $16 Million in Funding for Pennsylvania Food Banks

Veterans Benefits Continue to be Available During COVID-19

April 16, 2020

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 1245 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 27735

April 15, 2020

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 1145 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 26490

Human Services Secretary Encourages All Pennsylvanians to Help Report Child Abuse Amidst COVID-19 Public Health Crisis

New Task Force for Health Disparity to Address How COVID-19 Affects Minorities

Health Secretary Signs Order Providing Worker Safety Measures to Combat COVID-19

April 14, 2020

FEMA ADVISORY

Pennsylvania Businesses to Benefit from Waiver for Prepayments of Sales Tax

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 1146 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 25345

April 12, 2020

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 1178 New Positives Bring Statewide Total to 22833

April 11, 2020

Department of Aging Offers Online COVID-19 Resource Guide

April 10, 2020

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 1751 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 19979

Gov. Wolf Announces $450 Million Loan Program for Financially Strained Hospitals

Human Services Announces State-Run Facility Admission Protocols for COVID-19 Mitigation Efforts

April 9, 2020

Pennsylvania Issues 30 Licensing Waivers Allowing Professionals to Respond to COVID-19 Emergency

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 1989 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 18228

Governor Wolf Extends School Closure for Remainder of Academic Year

April 8, 2020

Gov. Wolf Signs Order to Provide Targeted Distribution of COVID-19 PPE and Supplies to Hospitals

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 1680 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 16239

April 7, 2020

Department of Human Services Emphasizes Importance of Support for People with Disabilities During COVID-19 Emergency

Fraudsters Using New Tactics to Steal Personal Data During COVID-19 Pandemic

April 6, 2020

Governor Wolf Urges Manufacturing Sector to Report Critical COVID-19-Related Supply Capabilities Needs

April 5, 2020

Sponsor a senior

Gov. Wolf Health Sec. Signs Order Providing Building Safety Measures to Combat COVID-19

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 1493 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 11510

April 4, 2020

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 1597 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 10017

April 3, 2020

Support Referral Helpline Created for Pennsylvanians in Need of Behavioral Health Resources and Referrals During COVID-19 Public Health Crisis

Department of Agriculture Reassures Pennsylvanians COVID-19 Not Transmissible through Food Supply Chain is Secure

April 2, 2020

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19 1211 New Positives Bring Statewide Total to 7016

State Police Reinforces Commitment to Prevent Investigate Bias-Based Crimes

Wolf Administration Business Exemption Submission Period Ends Friday April 3

Wolf Administration Grants Extension to License to Carry Firearm Permits

Pennsylvania on Statewide Stay-at-Home Order Beginning at 8 PM Tonight Most Prudent Option to Stop the Spread

April 1, 2020

Department of Banking and Securities Warns of COVID-19-Related Investment Schemes

State Police Refines Response Guidelines for Certain Non-Emergency Incidents

Wolf Administration Reminds Pennsylvanians to Respond to the 2020 Census

Wolf Administration Grants Six-Month Extension to Act 235 Certifications

Gov. Wolf Early Refill Availability for Prescriptions for Medicaid Recipients

March 31, 2020

Gov. Wolf Sec. of Health Extend Stay-at-Home Orders

Governor Wolf Request for Major Disaster Declaration Approved

State Education Department Offers Statewide Resources to Schools

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19

Amended Order of the Secretary of Pa Dept of Health – Stay at Home

Amendment to the order of the Governor – Stay at Home

Insurance Department In-Person Sales Warning

Pennsylvania Department of Education Receives USDA Waiver to Allow All Children to Qualify for Free Meals

March 27, 2020

Governor Wolf Expands Stay at Home Order

03.23.20-Stay-At-Home-Order-Guidance

March 25, 2020

NYC travelers 14-day self quarantine

March 20, 2020

SBA Disaster Field Operations Center East

SBA Disaster Field Operations Center East Spanish

Small Business Administration Fact Sheet

Order of the Secretary of the Dept. of Health Regarding the Closure of All Businesses That Are Not Life Sustaining

ORDER OF THE GOVERNOR OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA REGARDING THE CLOSURE OF ALL BUSINESSES THAT ARE NOT LIFE SUSTAINING

Gov. Wolf list of mandated business closures

First Energy

Dingmans Medical

March 18, 2020

COVID-19_Public_Safety_3-18-2020

March 16, 2020

Declaration of Disaster Emergency 3-2020