El estado de California emitió una orden de limitada

Hoy, el estado de California emitió una orden de limitada , vigente en los condados bajo el nivel uno (púrpura) del plan de California para una economía más segura, que requiere que todas las reuniones con miembros de otros hogares y todas las actividades realizadas fuera de la residencia, alojamiento, o el alojamiento temporal conContinue reading “El estado de California emitió una orden de limitada”

New Limited Stay At Home Order Issued for Most of California, including Contra Costa

Upon assessment of the recent, unprecedented rate of rise in increase in COVID-19 cases across California, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) is taking immediate actions to prevent the spread of the virus. These immediate actions will help reduce community spread, protect individuals at higher risk of severe illness or death from COVID-19, andContinue reading “New Limited Stay At Home Order Issued for Most of California, including Contra Costa”

State Response to COVID-19 Spike Returns Contra Costa to Purple Tier

With new COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations surging across California, the state today restored safety measures in Contra Costa and many other counties that are needed to protect the public and save lives during the pandemic. The return to the purple tier of California’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy comes with some additional requirements for businessesContinue reading “State Response to COVID-19 Spike Returns Contra Costa to Purple Tier”

As COVID-19 Spreads in the Bay Area, Red-Tier Safety Requirements Return in Contra Costa

In response to evidence that COVID-19 is spreading rapidly in Contra Costa, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today moved the county back into the red tier of its Blueprint for a Safer Economy, restoring more safety requirements to slow the virus and save lives. The average daily number of new, confirmed COVID-19 isContinue reading “As COVID-19 Spreads in the Bay Area, Red-Tier Safety Requirements Return in Contra Costa”

Contra Costa Responds Quickly to Climbing COVID-19 Cases

With data from the past week showing a marked increase in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations in Contra Costa County, health officials are taking steps to protect the community with modest changes to local health orders. Contra Costa entered the orange tier of California’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy on Oct. 27, triggering an expansion ofContinue reading “Contra Costa Responds Quickly to Climbing COVID-19 Cases”

Contra Costa County Advances in California’s COVID-19 Reopening Plan

More businesses and community activities can reopen beginning today in Contra Costa after the county’s data indicators for COVID-19 transmission showed improvement in October. California today reassigned Contra Costa to the less-restrictive orange tier of its Blueprint for a Safer Economy, allowing for larger local gatherings for indoor worship services and dining, and the reopeningContinue reading “Contra Costa County Advances in California’s COVID-19 Reopening Plan”

Health Department to Host Series of Free Flu Vaccination Clinics in October

First one will be held Oct. 5 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Old River Elementary School in Brentwood. WHAT: Contra Costa Health Services will also be hosting a series of free one-day flu vaccination clinics this month open to county residents. No appointments are needed. WHEN: The first community flu vaccination clinic willContinue reading “Health Department to Host Series of Free Flu Vaccination Clinics in October”

Contra Costa County to Begin Offering Free Flu Shots at COVID Testing Sites

Starting October 1, the County will begin offering free flu shots to people who come in for COVID testing at several testing sites in Contra Costa. Making flu shots available at COVID testing sites is part of the County’s larger effort to get more people vaccinated before flu season arrives. Contra Costa Health Services willContinue reading “Contra Costa County to Begin Offering Free Flu Shots at COVID Testing Sites”

Places to COOL OFF During Heatwave

The Employment & Human Services Department (EHSD) will have its Antioch office partially open to cool off during the upcoming heatwave starting Monday. During the COVID-19 shelter in place, EHSD’s regular programs and services are NOT currently available at this office. EHSD Office at 4545 Delta Fair Blvd., AntiochOpen Monday through Thursday, September 28 throughContinue reading “Places to COOL OFF During Heatwave”

Contra Costa Updates Health Order to Align with California’s COVID-19 Blueprint

Contra Costa County today aligned its COVID-19 social distancing health order with California’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy, so the county no longer has different reopening rules for businesses and activities beyond what the state requires or allows. The change, effective at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 16, simplifies the plan for reducing the spread ofContinue reading “Contra Costa Updates Health Order to Align with California’s COVID-19 Blueprint”