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COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) information and resources

Category: COVID-19

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Hotspots are Open and Free  Over 550 companies nationwide have opened their Wi-Fi hotspots to anyone who needs them.   If you’re on a computer, find the Wi-Fi menu on your device. (It’s an antenna icon at the bottom right of your screen on Windows PCs and at the top right on Macs).   With your phone, you … Continued

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Staying Busy at Home, Virtual Council Meeting, County Highlights, Census 2020, & How to Help (Actualización diaria)

DESPLAZARSE HACIO ABAJO PARA ESPAÑOL Staying healthy means more than washing your hands and social distancing. As we all cope with adjusting to sheltering-in-place it is important to remember self care and finds ways we can exercise our body, mind, and soul through this event.  Our Library and Recreation Department has set up a Virtual Recreation and Resource Center with … Continued

Enforcement of the Public Health Order in San Rafael

San Rafael, CA – On Tuesday, March 17, 2020, at 12:01 am, Marin County Public Health Officer Dr. Matt Willis issued a legal order directing residents to shelter at home until April 7, 2020.  That end date was extended by a similar statewide order from Governor Gavin Newsom on March 19, 2020.  Both orders limit activities, travel, and business functions to … Continued

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: The California Executive Order, Construction & Inspections, City Council, Be Mindful of What You Flush (En Español)

DESPLAZARSE HACIO ABAJO PARA ESPAÑOL On Thursday, March 19, 2020, Governor Newsom issued an Executive Order that includes direction from the California State Public Health Officer for all individuals to shelter at their place of residence, except for certain allowed activities. What does this mean for us?  For San Rafael, not much is changing with this … Continued

PG&E to Customers: Beware of Scammers (Cuidado con los estafadores)

DESPLAZARSE HACIO ABAJO PARA ESPAÑOL PG&E to Customers: Beware of Scammers Taking Advantage of COVID-19 Fears  Among Other Scams, Perpetrators Using “Spoofing” Technique to Simulate PG&E Phone Numbers  SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.— During the COVID-19 outbreak, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) is alerting customers to be aware of potential scam phone calls or emails threatening … Continued

Coronavirus Update: City Staff Step Into New Roles, Parks & Open Space, PG&E Postpones Planned Outages (Actualización diaria)

DESPLAZARSE HACIO ABAJO PARA ESPAÑOL City Staff Pivoting into New Roles  During these difficult times, our public safety employees are doing the amazing job they always do supporting our community. A big “thank you” to our police officers, firefighters, and other safety-related employees. Many other staff from throughout our City organization are also pivoting into new roles … Continued

City Council Ratifies Proclamation of Local Emergency in Response to Coronavirus (El Consejo de la Cuidad ratifica la proclamación de emergencia local en respuesta al coronavirus)

DESPLAZARSE HACIO ABAJO PARA ESPAÑOL On Tuesday, March 17, 2020 the City Council ratified a Proclamation of Local Emergency for the City of San Rafael in response to the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the County Public Health Order to shelter in place.  Council and staff practiced social distancing by attending the meeting virtually, and … Continued

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