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Limited Stay at Home Order Starts Saturday Creating a Nightly Curfew

Copy of the Order Issued by CDPH Public Health Officer Erica Pan:: Upon assessment of the recent, unprecedented rate of rise in increase in COVID-19 cases across California, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) is taking immediate actions to prevent the spread of the virus. These immediate actions will…

Governor’s New Mask Mandate Mirrors Cathedral City’s

Governor Newsom authorized a new statewide COVID-19 facial mask mandate that mirrors Cathedral City’s Emergency Order 3B (Facial Coverings and Social Distancing) due to a spike in coronavirus cases.   The new mandate requires the use of facial coverings in all public places with the following exceptions: Persons in a…

Contact Tracing Data Released for Coachella Valley and Cathedral City

At the previous city council meeting, Riverside County Health Officer Dr. Cameron Kaiser presented new contact tracing data for the Coachella Valley and Cathedral City in particular.  Dr. Kaiser praised the residents of Cathedral City for getting tested at rates much higher than most other communities in the Coachella Valley. …

Riverside County Needs to Test 52,500 People a Week for COVID-19

For Riverside County to move out of the most restrictive tier for businesses to reopen, the county needs to test 52,500 people a week.  This will allow health experts to identify hotspots of community spread and isolate those who may or may not have symptoms and are unknowingly spreading the…

Riverside County Offering Mobile COVID-19 Testing Over the Next Few Weeks

Following a successful coronavirus testing event earlier this month at the Palm Springs Convention Center, Riverside County’s mobile testing team is returning to the Coachella Valley to provide free coronavirus tests to residents over the next two weeks.   The Riverside University Health System – Public Health mobile testing team…

Do Your Part, So We Can Restart – Get Tested

As we revert to the most restrictive tier today with regards to COVID-19 business reopening, it is important for all of us to do our part, so we can restart opening once again.  Remember to:   Wear a facial covering when around others outside of your immediate household Social distance…

Councilmember Rita Lamb Reads “Stellaluna” for Coronavirus Storytime

Councilmember Rita Lamb Reads “Stellaluna” for Coronavirus Storytime   In collaboration with S.C.R.A.P. Gallery’s “That’s Bat-Tastic” Art Contest (www.scrapgallery.org) for Halloween, Councilmember Rita Lamb reads, “Stellaluna” for Coronavirus Storytime.  Councilmember Lamb previously served as a teacher and principal and understands the importance of reading to children as it builds their…

Riverside County Must Return to the Most Restrictive Tier for COVID-19 Reopening

The state announced today that Riverside County must return to the most restrictive “Purple – Widespread” tier for the next three weeks as the coronavirus continues to spread throughout the Coachella Valley and county.   Each of us plays a role in slowing the spread by wearing a facial covering and…

Governor Newsom Names Scientific Safety Review Workgroup to Advise State on COVID-19 Vaccines  

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today named a group of nationally acclaimed California physician scientists with expertise in immunization and public health to the state’s COVID-19 Scientific Safety Review Workgroup that will independently review the safety and efficacy of any vaccine that receives FDA approval for distribution. While there is no…

Free COVID-19 Tests Available throughout Riverside County

Riverside County needs more people to get tested for the Coronavirus because it helps them gauge the rate of infection in our community.  Even if you do not have any symptoms, they are encouraging you to get tested in an effort to show the true rate of infection in the…