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What number do I use to calculate capacity limits for my business in the state’s tiered system? 150 150 Sonoma County Emergency and Preparedness Information

What number do I use to calculate capacity limits for my business in the state’s tiered system?

To calculate your business capacity for each of the tiers in California’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy, use the posted maximum occupancy for your business. If you don’t have one,…

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According to the state’s Blueprint to a Safer Economy, my business is allowed to be open outdoors. How do you define outdoor operations? 150 150 Sonoma County Emergency and Preparedness Information

According to the state’s Blueprint to a Safer Economy, my business is allowed to be open outdoors. How do you define outdoor operations?

Outdoor operations may be conducted under a tent, canopy, or other sun shelter as long as no more than one side is closed, allowing sufficient outdoor air movement. Local permits…

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Why are casinos allowed to operate? 150 150 Sonoma County Emergency and Preparedness Information

Why are casinos allowed to operate?

Casinos in California are owned by tribal governments and are built on tribal-owned lands. State and county public health officials have worked with the sovereign governments to reopen casinos as…

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Can I go to my aesthetician to get a facial? 150 150 Sonoma County Emergency and Preparedness Information

Can I go to my aesthetician to get a facial?

Yes, facials and other similar treatments are allowed at this time, per the latest state and county health orders. Your treatment provider should wear a face shield for eye protection…

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What types of sports activities are allowed? 150 150 Sonoma County Emergency and Preparedness Information

What types of sports activities are allowed?

The health order allows sports programs for stable groups of up to 12 children. No physical contact, sports events tournaments, competitions, or live audiences are allowed. These programs must follow…

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What are “limited services” businesses? 150 150 Sonoma County Emergency and Preparedness Information

What are “limited services” businesses?

Limited services are those that don’t require close customer contact and can be provided while maintaining appropriate physical distancing from customers and the public. Limited services may be provided at…

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Can a restaurant, winery or brewery host entertainment events or live music? 150 150 Sonoma County Emergency and Preparedness Information

Can a restaurant, winery or brewery host entertainment events or live music?

Businesses cannot host concerts, performances, entertainment events, or live music of any kind, including solo singers and instrumentalists. A business may have recorded background music that is below the level of…

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Can I travel for leisure purposes? 150 150 Sonoma County Emergency and Preparedness Information

Can I travel for leisure purposes?

Sonoma County’s health officer strongly recommends that individuals avoid traveling long distances for vacations or pleasure as much as possible. This is to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Please…

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Do I need to wear a face covering when working out in a gym or fitness center? 150 150 Sonoma County Emergency and Preparedness Information

Do I need to wear a face covering when working out in a gym or fitness center?

Yes. A face covering must be worn while visiting an indoor business, including while exercising.

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Why are one-way valve face masks not allowable in the current facial covering order? 150 150 Sonoma County Emergency and Preparedness Information

Why are one-way valve face masks not allowable in the current facial covering order?

Masks with one-way valves don’t protect others, because they allow respiratory droplets out of the mask, putting others at risk. The purpose of wearing a facial covering it to protect both you and…

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