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Posted on: March 16, 2021

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September 14, 2021 - See Health Services Press Release: COVID-19 Proof of Vaccination or Test Required for Some Contra Costa Businesses. Press Release Spanish: Se Requiere un Comprobante de Vacunación o una Prueba de COVID-19 para Algunos Negocios en Contra Costa. Health Order (PDF): Requiring Proof of Vaccination or Negative Test Result for High-Risk Businesses.

September 14, 2021 - See Health Order: Updated Mass Quarantine Order.

September 2, 2021 - See Health Services Press Release: Contra Costa Releases COVID-19 Safety Guidance for Youth Sports and Activities. Comunicado de Prensa: Lineamientos Provisionales sobre el COVID-19 para Deportes Juveniles y Actividades Extracurriculares en el Condado de Contra Costa.

September 1, 2021 - See Health Order Amendment (PDF): Allow Performers and Public Speakers at Events to Remove Their Face Coverings, if Everyone Present is Fully Vaccinated. Modificar La Orden PDF) Previa Para Permitir A Los Intérpretes Y Ponentes Públicos En Eventos Quitar La Máscara Facial Siempre Y Cuando Todas Las Personas Presentes  Estén Completamente Vacunadas. Live Performers Can Drop Their Masks in Fully Vaccinated Venues (PDF). Los Intérpretes que se Presenten en Vivo Pueden Retirarse las Mascarillas en Lugares con Personas Completamente Vacunadas (PDF).

August 26, 2021 - See Joint Statement (PDF): Bay Area Health Officers Reaffirm Support for In-Person School. Comunicado de Prensa (PDF): Los Oficiales de Salud del Area de la Bahía reafirman su apoyo para las clases totalmente presenciales.

August 25, 2021 - See Health Order: Mass Quarantine. See Orden de Salud: Cuarenta Masiva.

August 16, 2021 - See Health Services Press Release: Concord, Contra Costa Partner to Provide Free Vaccines Through Mobile Clinic. See Press Release in Spanish.

August 13, 2021 - See Health Services Press Release: Contra Costa County Adds COVID-19 Vaccine Verification Requirement for First Responders. See Press Release in Spanish.

August 11, 2021 - See Health Services Helping Hands Referral Program to help someone get vaccinated. See Programa de Referencia “Manos Ayudando”.

August 6, 2021 - See Health Order (PDF): Amendment for Participation in Religious Activities.

August 3, 2021 - See Health Services Press Release: CCHS Brings Vaccines to Neighborhoods During National Night Out.

August 2, 2021 - See Joint Statement: Bay Area Health Officials Urge Immediate Vaccination and Issue Orders Requiring Use of Face Coverings Indoors to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19. See Joint Statement in Spanish: Los Oficiales del Area de la Bahía Recomiendan Enfáticamente la Vacunación Inmediata y Emiten Ordenes para Requerir el Uso de Mascarillas Faciales en Interiores a Fin de Prevenir el Contagio del COVID-19. See Health Order (PDF) and in Spanish Orden de Salud (PDF).

July 23, 2021 - See Health Order (PDF): Updated Mass Quarantine Order.

July 22, 2021- See Joint Release: Contra Costa, Santa Clara and San Francisco Public Health Officials Urge Employers to Consider Requiring Employee Vaccination to Promote COVID-Safe Workplaces.

July 16, 2021 - See Joint Statement: Bay Area Health Officers Recommend Masking Indoors for Everyone as a Precaution Against Increased Circulation of COVID-19.

July 1, 2021 - See Revised Health Order (PDF): Requiring Masking and Testing of Unvaccinated Personnel Working in High-Risk Settings. See Orden de Salud (PDF): Requiriendo el Uso de Mascarillas y la Realización de Pruebas en Personas No Vacunadas que Trabajen en Entornos de Alto Riesgo. See Health Order Summary (PDF). See Resumen de la Order de Salud (PDF).

June 29, 2021 - See Health Order (PDF): Requiring Masking and Testing of Unvaccinated Personnel Working in High-Risk Settings. See Health Order Summary (PDF).

June 22, 2021 -See Press Release (PDF) and Press Release Spanish (PDF): Contra Costa County Passes Ordinance to Extend Eviction Protection and Rent Freeze. See Urgency Ordinance No. 2021-20 (PDF) and Urgency Ordinance No. 2021-20 Spanish (PDF). Find Eviction Protection FAQs and Spanish translations.

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Questions? Contact multilingual Call Center 844-729-8410, Monday to Friday, 8 am to 5 pm. For help after hours, please call 211 or 800-833-2900 or text HOPE to 20121. Visit cchealth.org/coronavirus for updates. Follow @CCCounty and @CoCoHealth on Twitter and CCHS Facebook. (You can see posts without an account.)  

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