Information on COVID-19 for the Huntsville/Madison County, Alabama community, including business resources.

March 10, 2021

Web Call (March 9) – Huntsville COVID Check-In

We hosted our monthly Zoom call with members on Tuesday, March 9. Our featured guests were representatives of Huntsville Hospital's pharmacy department, Jack Adams and Jonathan Edwards.
February 12, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Signups Expanding

There's good news about new providers coming online to offer COVID-19 vaccines.  These include Walmart and Sam's Club pharmacies in selected locations, in addition to Huntsville Hospital continuing large-scale vaccination clinics by appointment. We have listed some other options as well.
February 9, 2021

Web Call (Feb. 9) – Huntsville COVID Check-In

This week, Huntsville Hospital is administering up to 2,000 COVID-19 vaccines per day at John Hunt Park, and we talked with two hospital administrators heading up this effort.
February 9, 2021

This Week: Huntsville Hospital operating surge vaccination clinic

Huntsville Hospital is running a surge vaccination clinic by appointment only this week at the Jaycee Building at John Hunt Park, with Huntsville Police helping direct traffic flow.  The hospital is aiming to vaccinate 1,800 to 2,000 people per day.
January 21, 2021

Governor Ivey Extends Safer at Home Order

Governor Kay Ivey issued her twenty-second supplemental emergency proclamation extending the Safer at Home Order that includes a statewide mask requirement. Individuals will be required to wear a mask or other facial covering when in public and in close contact with other people, as described in the order. This order extends until Friday, March 5, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
January 19, 2021

PPP Second Draw, COVID Vaccine Update and More

On our monthly Zoom call on Jan. 19, we discussed several topics, including the PPP Second Draw, challenges with the vaccine rollout in Alabama, and much more.
January 19, 2021

Alabama adds COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Dashboard

The state has added a dashboard to show how many vaccine doses have been administered, and providers who have been approved. PLEASE NOTE: Sites listed have a limited supply.
January 19, 2021

Vaccine Update: Clinics Hiring Temporary Staff to Help Speed Things Up

Supply remains very limited, but vaccinations are underway for healthcare workers, first responders, and people ages 75 and up. Huntsville Hospital is hiring temporary staff, and the Alabama Department of Public Health would also like to hear from you if you have a clerical or medical background and would like to help. Details are below.
January 14, 2021

Alabama SBDC Network PPP Second Draw Webinar – Jan. 15th at 11 a.m.

Happening tomorrow, Jan.15th, at 11 AM! Join the Alabama SBDC Network for a PPP Second Draw Webinar. Register here.    […]
January 11, 2021

PPP Round 2 Portal is Open; Learn more in our Jan. 19 Zoom Meeting

Join us on Tuesday, Jan. 19 on our monthly Zoom call with membership. You'll hear from Roderick Perkins, SBA Lead Lender of Relations & Economic Development, about the second round of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). We have updates on what you should prepare now for your application.
December 9, 2020

Governor Ivey Extends Safer at Home Order

Governor Kay Ivey issued her twentieth supplemental emergency proclamation extending the Safer at Home Order that includes a statewide mask requirement. Individuals will be required to wear a mask or other facial covering when in public and in close contact with other people, as described in the order. This order extends until Friday, January 22, 2021 at 5 p.m.
December 8, 2020

Web Call (Dec. 8) – School updates, COVID numbers and more

Craig Williams, Chief Communications Officer for Huntsville City Schools, was our guest on our monthly Zoom call on Dec. 8.
November 24, 2020

Special COVID-19 Briefing

Our community’s fight against COVID-19 is at a critical point. Our health leaders gave a special update on November 24 […]
November 18, 2020

Web Call (Nov. 18) – COVID rates rising again, caution urged as we approach holidays

Hospitals are becoming strained as we approach the holidays. It is time to get serious, as hospital leaders and health officials urge us to do what we can to stop the spread of COVID-19 in our community. Please wear your mask, wear it over your nose and mouth, and take this seriously.