ACEC/MW COVID-19 Resource Center

On behalf of the ACEC/MW Board of Directors, I would like to share the following information with you in regard to the current health environment in which we find ourselves and its effects on our businesses. The Board will continue to be cautious and considerate of our members and their employees as we continually evaluate and respond to the current conditions.
ACEC/MW will remain fully open and operational during the coming weeks and we will continue to update this page with useful links for your reference. Our staff is in close contact with ACEC National and as such we have a multitude of information to share with you.
We have a wealth of information listed below; please consider bookmarking this page so that you can some back often to be informed. Additionally, please make sure to follow us on Twitter (@ACEC_MW) and LinkedIn (ACEC Metropolitan Washington) for the latest.
If there is anything that our office can help you with, please let us know.
Take care, remain safe and be smart!

- Hugh "Mac" Cannon, MPA, CAE
ACEC/MW Executive Director

ACEC/MW Update

Assistance to Firms (April 3, 2020) ACEC Coronavirus Appropriations Summary
ACEC Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act Section-by-Section Summary
ACEC PPT Presentation - COVID-19 Legislation: What Employers Need to Know
ACEC - Coronavirus Impact Survey: 96% of Firms Have Changed How They Work with Clients
Action Alert - Urge MD Governor Hogan to Keep MD Transportation Moving During COVID-19 Crisis
Agency/Client Updates

Federal Agencies

U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship (March 31, 2020) Small Business Owner's Guide to the CARES Act
U.S. Chamber of Commerce (March 31, 2020) Coronavirus Emergency Loans Guide and Checklist for Small Businesses
​DHS Director of Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) (March 28, 2020) Advisory Memorandum on Identification of Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers During COVID-19 Response
DHS Chief Procurement Officer's Message Laying Out the Department's Coronavirus Policies for Contractors
USACE Baltimore District: Army Corps to limit Regulatory Program operations in Maryland, Pennsylvania, DC in response to COVID-19

DC Agencies

DC Mayor's (March 30, 2020) Stay at Home Order
DCist (March 30, 2020) What The New Stay-At-Home Orders Mean for the Region
DCRA (March 25, 2020) Service Update Extending Business Licensing Expirations 45 days
DC Mayor's Order Closing Non-Essential Businesses (and listing those essential businesses that may remain open)
District Government's (March 12, 2020) COVID-19 Response Emergency Amendment Act
District Government's COVID-19 Response
DCRA's Latest info on services, construction in the District & extensions for business/professional licenses & corporate registrations

Virginia Agencies

VA Governor (March 30, 2020) Stay-At-Home Order
VA Governor (March 30, 2020) Stay-At-Home Order FAQs
VDOT (March 24, 2020) Letter on Contractor Safety
Virginia Executive Order Fifty-Three FAQ's On Governor's Order
VDOT Comissioner's Letter to the Contracting Community
VDOT's Modified Technical Interview Process for COVID-19
Arlington County Government's Status Updates in Response to COVID-19
Fairfax County Government's Coronavirus Updates

Maryland Agencies

​MD Governor (March 30, 2020) Stay-At-Home
MDOT SHA Letter to the Consulting/Contracting Community
MD Office of Legal Counsel Interpretive Guidance listing Engineering, surveying, architectural, and interior design firms as businesses that may remain open in Maryland
MDE's COVID-19 Update
WSSC Water's Statement on COVID-19

Other Useful Resources

Stateside.com - State & Local Government Responses to COVID-19
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - CDC's Resource Page includes what you should know about the virus, situation updates, and information for travelers, businesses, and others. CDC has also issued Guidance for Mass Gatherings.
National Governors Association - Coronavirus: What You Need To Know

World Health Organization - COVID-19 Outbreak - This guide provides recommendations for risk assessment, connecting with local authorities in the event location, and specific action plans for COVID-19 disease, among other topics.

US Chamber of Commerce - Combating the Coronavirus


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