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 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
Business Bulletin: Local Business COVID-19 Updates 
State of Alaska’s COVID-19 Website
Questions for the State of Alaska Regarding COVID-19? Email
CDC’s COVID-19 Website