Corona Virus (COVID-19) News/References
Posted on Apr 1, 2020
- For the most up-to-date County COVID-19 information click here
- For the most up-to-date STATE COVID-19 information click here
Updated guidelines below. You can click here
for the full PDF.
Face coverings must be worn in public settings, such as:
- Waiting in line to go inside a store
- Shopping at a store
- Picking up food at a restaurant
- On public transportation (or waiting for it)
- In a taxi or rideshare vehicle
- Seeking healthcare
- Going into facilities allowed to stay open
- Working an essential job that interacts with the public
- Children 2 years and older should be encouraged to wear a mask when around others closer than 6 feet. When they do, they must be supervised by an adult
Face coverings are NOT required to be worn by people who are:
- At home.
- In the car alone or with members of their own household.
- Children under the age of 2 years old due to the risk of suffocation
- Outdoors, walking, hiking, bicycling or running. However, people must comply with social distancing during these activities, including maintaining at least 6 feet of distance from other people. People should also have a face covering readily accessible.
- Residents with a health condition whose medical doctor has advised against wearing a face covering and can provide documentation
- Require their employees, contractors, owners, and volunteers to wear a face covering at the workplace and when performing work off-site;
- Inform customers about the need to wear a face covering, including posting signs and advising those in line or in the store;
- Take reasonable steps to keep people who are not wearing a face covering from entering their business, and
- Refuse service to anyone not wearing a face covering.
04/08/2020: Message from the Beaumont Chief of Police click here
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Important Corona-virus Information!
Recent news reports surrounding the corona-virus (COVID-19) have caused concern among employers and the general public.
Take the basic precautions in helping to prevent transmission, click on the links below for to be redirected to helpful website resources to learn more: