Teller County Public Health & Environment
Po Box 928 * Divide, CO 80814 * (719) 687-6416 * Fax (719) 687-6501
MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR OF TELLER COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH & ENVIRONMENT
Date: Thursday, March 19, 2020 Time: 10:00AM
School Closures: Governor Polis has issued an Executive Order requiring that in-person education at all levels cease until at least April 17, 2020.
Restaurant Closures: The closure order for restaurants, bars, casinos, theaters, and gymnasiums to remain in effect until April 30, 2020. See the updated order at at www.co.teller.co.us
Mass Gatherings: The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has issued a Public Health Order banning all gatherings of 10 or more people to limit the spread of COVID-19.
Actions for Today:
• The Community Specimen Collection Site is CLOSED today due to weather.
• Continue coordination with Joint Information Center (JIC) partners for public information.
Tip of the Day:
Practice Social Distancing – Maintain at least 6 feet between individuals. Do not attend gatherings of more than 10 people. Work from home, if your employer can accommodate that practice.