Here are a few important elements of these orders:
- Grocery, liquor, and marijuana stores remain open
- Restaurants can remain open for takeout and delivery
Construction services can continue
Roads will not close
You can exercise outside in a socially distanced manner, however playgrounds and picnic areas are still closed and it's recommended by the Governor that you recreate within 10 miles of your home
You can seek medical care and supplies
The National Guard is not deployed to enforce this order
Effective May 8, 2020, many non-critical retail businesses, and personal services may open with limitations, as long as they meet the requirements of PHO 20-24 and PHO 20-28 as long as they self-certify to San Juan Basin Health Department that they have read and will comply with all requirements applicable to their type of workplace. Details can be found on the San Juan Basin Public Health's website.
If you wish to report a suspected violation of the public health order in La Plata County, please go to the Public Health Order Violation Report Form and complete the "Public Health Order" violation report.
Please visit San Juan Basin Public Health for comprehensive information regarding Coronavirus in La Plata County, prevention techniques, and social distancing best practices.
The Southwest Center for Disaster Assistance has compiled a comprehensive list of resources for residents, businesses, employees and volunteers. Visit SWCODA.org.