Tri-County Health Department has issued a public health order limiting gatherings—both public and private—to reduce the recent surge in Adams County cases and to protect the public’s health and the economy. The public health order goes into effect at 9 p.m. today and will remain in effect until 11:59 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 1, unless it’s extended. The order includes the following:
1. Spectators are prohibited at Colorado High School Sports Association (CHSSA) sanctioned sporting events.
2. Spectators are prohibited from adult recreational and league sports.
3. Organized recreational and league youth sports are limited to 25 people per field, including spectators. Coaches and referees are excluded from the 25-person capacity limit.
4. Personal indoor gatherings are limited to no more than 5 individuals. Outdoor personal gatherings are limited to no more than 10 individuals. Life rite ceremonies are excluded. Nothing in this order prohibits the gathering of members living in the same household.
5. Cease all alcohol beverage sales at 10 p.m.
Adams County is implementing a mitigation plan to help stop the spread of COVID-19. As part of that plan, we are launching a new campaign to encourage residents to remain vigilant: Pledge to Protect – Keeping our Community COVID-Free. More information is available on our COVID-19 website – adamscountycovid19.org.
Read the full public health order: https://www.tchd.org/…/PHO_AdamsCounty_DialMitigation_10162…
Read Adam's County's mitigation plan: https://adamscountycovid19.org/…/Adams_County_Pledge-To-Pro…