Valdez COVID-19 Economic Relief and Recovery Initiative

Information & Updates from the City of Valdez

Phase 1: Immediate Emergency Assistance (Complete)

COV Resolution 20-25: Waiving Interest Charges for Past Due Harbor Services and City Lease Payments
(Approved 04.29.2020)

COV Resolution 20-19: Waiving Interest Charges for Delinquent Water, Sewer, and Refuse Fees 
(Approved 04.13.2020)

Phase 2: Direct Economic Relief Program (In Progress)

The COVID-19 Economic Relief Program, established by Valdez City Council, provides a one-time direct economic relief payment to qualifying Valdez households & local businesses adversely impacted by the pandemicRelief funds should be used to help with whatever the applicant needs due to impacts from COVID-19. Applicants are highly encouraged to use the funds locally whenever possible.

Please do not wait – Apply as soon as possible – Deadline to apply is Friday, May 22nd @ 5:00 p.m.

Click here for answers to frequently asked questions and to download an application.
Paper applications available at the Civic Center and in the lobby at City Hall.

Questions? Email economicrelief@valdezak.gov or call 907.834.3461 (please leave a message).

Phase 3: Economic Recovery (To Be Determined)
Appropriate program(s) or measures to best support the long term recovery of our economy to be determined in the future.

🔆 Stay safe, healthy, and kind, Valdez. 🔆

Helpful COVID-19 Information Links & Resources
Valdez Unified Command COVID-19 Website
Valdez Unified Command Facebook Page
Valdez COVID-19 Recorded Hotline for Local Information: 907.835.0300
Questions for the Valdez Unified Command Regarding COVID-19? Email pio@valdezak.gov
Business Bulletin: Local Business COVID-19 Updates 
State of Alaska’s COVID-19 Website
Questions for the State of Alaska Regarding COVID-19? Email covidquestions@alaska.gov
CDC’s COVID-19 Website