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News Release: 4/28/2021

 
 
UPCOMING EVENTS
 
Now accepting requests for Morning Mixers and Business After Hours!
Receive a 50% discount through the end of March!
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
May 2nd - 8th -
Tourism Week
 
 
 
 
 
 
May 4th -
FREE coffee at Brick & Mortar for Tourism Week
From 7am - 10am
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
May 5th -
Derby Themed Morning Mixer @ Lettleiki Icelandics
 
6105 Eminence Pike
Shelbyville
 
 
 
 
 
 
May 6th -
FREE scoop at Spotz Gelato for Tourism Week
From 4pm - 7pm
 
***PLEASE NOTE THAT FOR ALL EVENTS GUIDELINES WILL BE FOLLOWED TO ALLOW GATHERINGS, MASKS TO BE WORN WHEN UNABLE TO SOCIAL DISTANCE, TEMPERATURE CHECKS WHEN ENTERING FACILITIES AND CONTACT LOG MAY BE KEPT AT HOSTS DISCRETION. ***
 
 
Ribbon Cutting to begin Nursing Program at JCTC
The Shelby County Chamber of Commerce will begin taking applications for next years' Young Leaders class. This is open to all students that will be sophomores for the 2021-2022 class within Shelby County area.
 
Please fill out the application entirely and turn in before May 27th.
 
Click here to download application.
ATTENTION PARENTS OF SENIORS
 
Shelby County Chamber of Commerce is also beginning to accept applications for our Senior Scholarship Program that will be awarded at the end of this school year! Please read directions and complete application before MAY 7th 2021.
 
CLICK HERE to download Senior Scholarship Application provided by our Commerce Enhancement
 
 
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO DONATE TO THE COMMERCE ENHANCEMENT SCHOLARSHIP FUND TO HELP PROVIDE FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE TO SHELBY COUNTY STUDENTS DESIRING TO RETURN TO SHELBY COUNTY AFTER GRADUATION, PLEASE CONTACT BETH FOR DETAILS!
 
Showcase on Main
Rain or Shine we had a GREAT Turn out! Make sure to check out our Facebook page for more great pictures and tag away!
 
Current Case Information
 
Henry - 1227 Cases Total (17 active)
Shelby - 4622 Cases Total (50 active)
Spencer - 1621 Cases Total (23 active)
Trimble - 698 Cases Total (9 active)
 
 
TOTAL CASES RECOVERED: 7958
 
 
Governor Update
April 28, 2021
 
Case Details
441,880 total cases
107,728 probable
334,152 confirmed
716 new cases
349 probable
367 confirmed
6476 total deaths
631 probable deaths
5845 confirmed
10 new deaths
1 probable
9 confirmed
duplication
5,505,255 have been tested
339,750 positive tests total
51,211 at least recovered cases
3.17% positive rate
397 hospitalized
103 IN ICU
41 on ventilators
1,732,791 vaccinated (at least 1st dose)
 
 
 
Top counties with positive cases and new cases
  • Jefferson - 94
  • Fayette - 59
  • Warren- 30
  • Boone - 30

 
 
 
New Healthy at Work Minimum Guidelines
  • Physical distancing
  • facial coverings
  • handwashing and sanitizing
  • ventilation
  • telework
  • common areas
  • temperature and health checks
  • venues hosting under 1000 must be at 60% capacity
  • venues hosting more than 1000 must be at 50% capacity
 
 
MAKE SURE TO CONNECT WITH US ON SOCIAL MEDIA
 
 
 
 
 
Welcome to the Shelby County
Chamber of Commerce
 
Scott Neal
sneal@secc.org
 
 
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820 Buck Creek Road
Simpsonville KY
 
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Coronavirus Small Business Issues and Solutions Guide
 
 
 
 
Restaurant Revitalization Information
 
According to the latest statistics, small businesses in Kentucky employ almost 60% of those who work in the Food Service and Accommodation Industry.
The SBA Restaurant and Revitalization Fund (RRF) provides emergency funding assistance for eligible entities are businesses that are not permanently closed and include businesses where the public or patrons assemble for the primary purpose of being served food or drink.
  • Eligibility Includes Restaurants, food stands, food trucks, food carts, caterers, bars, saloons, lounges, taverns, distillers, food trucks, inns, and other eligible businesses needing funds to keep their doors open. Recipients are not required to pay back SBA if those funds are spent on eligible uses no later than March 11, 2023.
The RRF will be accepting applications soon, and funds will go quickly. The SBA Kentucky District Office can provide information for you to share with your Chamber of Commerce members, including media releases, up-to-date information on the program details, or a free webinar presentation on the RRF program.
 
Interested?
For more detailed program information please visit: Restaurant Revitalization Fund (sba.gov)
 
Please send an email to the SBA Kentucky District Office at ky@sba.govincluding your chamber point of contact and the information you would like to receive or to set up a training event conducted by our office.  
 
 
 
 
Don't forget, we are offering FREE radio spotlights to our members!
 
All you have to do is email Beth to get the ball rolling!
 
Indoor basketball courts will not be open until May 10th
Please keep your dogs on leash
Concessions will be open at nightly games outside
Golf cart permits are now available
Now booking for Lake Shelby
Tons of activities and events coming up
Check out their website
 
Presidential Sponsors
 
Shelby County Chamber of Commerce
316 Main Street
Shelbyville, KY 40065

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