Warnings & Updates

Amendment No. 3 to Health Order No. C19-09

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The Sonoma County Health Officer today amended the Public Shelter-in-Place Health Order to expand the list of businesses able to operate in the County as allowed by the State’s approval of the County’s Variance request to accelerate into Stage 2 of the Governor’s reopening plan.

Public Health Emergency Isolation Order No. C19-12-I for COVID-19

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This Order supersedes the April 10, 2020 Order of the County of Sonoma Health Officer C19-06-I and shall become effective beginning at 12:01 a.m. on May 19, 2020, until rescinded, superseded, or amended in writing by the Health Officer.

Health Emergency Quarantine Order No. C19-12-Q for COVID-19

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This Order supersedes the County Of Sonoma Health Officer Order C19-06-Q dated April 10, 2020, and is in effect beginning at 12:01 a.m. on May 19, 2020 until rescinded, superseded, or amended in writing by the Health Officer.

Alternative Care Site (ACS)

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The alternate care site, known as an ACS, is a non-traditional setting to allow isolation and quarantine for COVID-19 positive individuals and those awaiting COVID-19 test results.

SoCo Launch

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The Sonoma County Economic Development Board has partnered with local business sectors and the Department Of Public Health to develop mitigation strategies to help reopen local businesses as quickly and safely as possible.

How to Get a Test

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Community-wide testing is a critical step toward re-opening the County and allows us to identify and increase our understanding of COVID-19 community spread.

Amendment No. 2 to Health Order No. C19-09: Essential Businesses

Amendment No. 2 to Health Order No. C19-09: Essential Businesses 150 150 Sonoma County Emergency and Preparedness Information

In accordance with Governor Newsom’s announcements this week, the Sonoma County Health Officer amended the Shelter-in-Place order to allow additional businesses to reopen, effective 12:01 AM on Friday, May 15, 2020.

Order of the Health Officer C19-11: Amended Parks Closure Order

Order of the Health Officer C19-11: Amended Parks Closure Order 150 150 Sonoma County Emergency and Preparedness Information

Amended Parks Closure Order to prevent the spread of COVID-19, allowing limited socially distanced access to some parks for outdoor recreational activities.

Virtual Town Halls Tuesday May 19, 2020

Virtual Town Halls Tuesday May 19, 2020 120 120 Sonoma County Emergency and Preparedness Information

Tune in to the NorCal Public Media English Language Virtual Town Hall and the Spanish Language Virtual Town Hall on KBBF 89.1 FM.

Amendment to Health Order No. C19-09: Shelter in Place

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Until today, the Governor’s Executive Orders imposed a shelter in place requirement based on the State’s determination of essential and non-essential services. While this approach was effective in reducing virus transmission, Sonoma County requested consideration of an approach based on a risk assessment model.