‘Vacc to Normal’ Plan Updates

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer recently set the state of Michigan on a pathway to return to normal by unveiling the ‘MI Vacc to Normal’ plan as the state continues to push toward its goal of vaccinating 70% of Michiganders ages 16 years or older. To facilitate this goal, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) will base future epidemic order actions on four vaccination-based milestones that, once achieved, will enable Michigan to take a step toward normalcy.

Why Gov. Needs to Sign Chamber-Backed PPE Tax Relief

On Tuesday, June 8, the Michigan House of Representatives passed a concurring resolution, 102-7, on a package of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) tax relief bills. The Detroit Regional Chamber helped…

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State Updates Return-to-Work Safety Guidelines, MIOSHA Emergency Rules for the Workplace

Chamber Influences Breakthrough Deal on COVID-19 Restrictions and State Budget Negotiations  

Thursday, May 20, saw two major announcements impacting COVID-19 restrictions, businesses, and the future of Michigan’s recovery. In a morning press conference, Gov. Whitmer announced an updated ‘Vacc to Normal’ plan, which…

Michigan Offices Can Reopen on May 24 as State Hits 55% Vaccine Target

Michigan hit its first vaccination benchmark Monday in Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s “Vacc to Normal” plan. This plan ties rolling back COVID-19 restrictions to residents getting their first dose of a vaccine. As of Monday afternoon,…

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What Businesses Need to Know About the Governor’s Vaccination Plans

For more than a year, the Chamber and MICHauto have been working with Gov. Whitmer and state agencies to help Michigan’s critical industries return to work with the MI Safe…

Michigan’s Return-to-Office Workgroup Releases Recommendations for Transitioning to In-Person Work

Gov. Whitmer Accelerates ‘MI Vacc to Normal’ Plan with Two Phases

Updated as of May 24, 2021. Gov. Whitmer Accelerates ‘MI Vacc to Normal’ Plan, Now Features Two Steps to Get the State Back to Normal by July 1st  Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced an updated ‘Vacc…