Saturday, September 19, 2020

City of Coronado COVID-19 Update – September 10, 2020


State Criteria for Reopening Updated

The governor announced last week a new blueprint for reducing COVID-19 in the state with revised criteria for loosening and tightening restrictions on activities.

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A four-tiered, color-coded system will allow counties to show consistent success in coronavirus transmission before allowing more businesses and activities to reopen or resume.covid state 4 tiers color coded

Closures will be based on data showing the spread of the virus among residents. Currently, San Diego County is at the red “substantial” level, the second most restrictive tier. The first tier is “widespread” and is the most restrictive. The other tiers are “moderate” and “minimal.”

San Diego County public health officials did not announce restrictions beyond the state guidelines. At a minimum, counties must remain in a tier for at least three weeks before moving forward. Data is reviewed weekly and tiers are updated on Tuesdays. To move forward, a county must meet the next tier’s criteria for two consecutive weeks. If a county’s metrics worsen for two consecutive weeks, it will be assigned a more restrictive tier.

  • Library Reopens After 6-month Closure

  • Recreation Facility Reopenings

  • Business Reopenings Permitted

  • Relief from the Heat

  • and more…

→  Click here to read the full city update  



RELATED – Recent County & Coronado statistics for COVID-19:

County Case Rate Increasing; Could Move to More Restrictive Tier

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Originally from upstate New York, Dani Schwartz has lived in Coronado since 1996. She is thrilled to call Coronado home and raise her two children here. In her free time enjoys hitting the gym, reading, and walking her dog around the “island.”Have news to share? Send tips, story ideas or letters to the editor to: manager@coronadotimes.com
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