Coronavirus Updates & Resources


Small Business Assistance

COVID-19 Temporary Outdoor Dining & Retail Permit

The temporary permit program has been suspended in anticipation of the establishment of an annual parklet permit program. Please check back after December 15, 2022. Thank you.

Please Remember to Support Your Local Businesses

The Chamber has launched   Explore this site to discover restaurants, grocery stores, and other businesses that are here and still open, providing goods and services to our community.


Rental Assistance

Fairfax Rental Assistance Program

The Town Council established a Residential Rental Assistance Program to assist extremely low-income Fairfax renters whose household incomes were adversely affected by COVID-19.
The program is administered by St. Vincent de Paul and Ritter Center. They will inform applicants of the program requirements. Funds are limited and provided on a first-come, first serve basis.
If you are in need of assistance, please them call 415-454-3303 X11 to leave a message. Calls will be returned in the order they are received.


Marin County Emergency Rental Assistance Program 

For  information about the program visit the County of Marin's website:


Energy Assistance & Information

PG&E estimates 65k+ eligible customers are missing out on the 20% or more savings on their monthly energy bills.

Applying is easy & takes about 5 mins. Qualifying customers will begin receiving the CARE program discount within their next billing cycle. 

In addition, customers who have been financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic can now find new and updated information and web resources on various programs available to those who are behind on their bills and/or needing financial assistance due to the ongoing pandemic by going to:

Or click here for resources:   English                Spanish

MCE Cares Credit
As part of MCE’s ongoing COVID relief efforts, we are offering bill credits to help those most financially impacted. Eligible residential customers can receive the MCE Cares Credit of $10/month, and small business customers are eligible for a 20% monthly discount on their electric generation charges. The MCE Cares Credit will be through December 2021.

Stay Healthy

Get vaccinated against COVID-19

A COVID-19 vaccine is one of the most important tools to end the COVID-19 pandemic.

A safe, effective, no-cost COVID-19 vaccine is available to everyone in Marin County. Getting vaccinated can prevent you from getting the virus. It can also protect those around you from getting infected.

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