COVID-19 Information

Last Updated September 15, 2020 

Please practice the following steps to keep you and your loved ones safe and COVID-19 free:
-  Social distancing
- Avoid large groups of people who are not in your immediate household
- Wear a mask when in public
- Wash hands with soap and water for at least 20-seconds or use hand sanitizer before and after touching public surfaces

See the County COVID-19 Dashboard below for the current number of cases.

Read Archived Updates Here


Solano County on Governor’s County Monitoring List – must prohibit bars and indoor operations in certain business sectors for at least three weeks. View the Solano County's full Press Release here.



On June 30, 2019, an emergency order was executed, granting a 90-day business license renewal extension for businesses damaged by the coronavirus.




The COVID-19 hotline WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE on Friday, July 3, 2020 in observance of the Fourth of July (Independence Day) Holiday.


 
Governor Newsom recently announced that all Californians are required to wear face coverings in public spaces - particularly indoors or when physical distancing is not possible.
Read more on the state's new face-covering mandate: www.covid19.ca.gov




Please continue to check Solano County's Covid-19 Dashboard for the most up to date numbers. (MOBILE VERSION DASHBOARD)



FREE COVID-19 testing is STILL available in Vallejo. 

Free testing will be offered by appointment only AND will also be available to people who have NO SYMPTOMS but are concerned that they may have the Coronavirus. 

To book appointments online, visit: lhi.care/covidtesting

To book an appointment by phone (for people who have no internet access): 1-888-634-1123

El condado aumenta las pruebas de COVID-19 con dos nuevos sitios de pruebas comunitarias


In a unanimous vote, City Council has passed an Emergency Order requiring the use of face masks in public spaces at the Tuesday night, May 26th, City Council meeting. You can read the full Order HERE.



Solano County County receives OK to move further into Stage 2, begin process of reopening destination retail stores, shopping malls and dine-in restaurants. To read more, visit the Solano County Public Health page HERE.



Governor Newsom issued Executive Order N-64-20 calling for the November 3, 2020, General Election to be conducted as an all vote-by-mail ballot election. This is an important first step in ensuring that California voters do not have to choose between exercising their right to vote and protecting their health and that of their loved ones. For more information on Voting in Solano County, visit the Solano County Registrar of Voters Page.

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Are you are someone you know looking for information about Project Room Key? Visit our Project Room Key FAQ page HERE or download the Project Room Key Flyer HERE

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Our COVID-19 resources and information page for renter and home owner assistance has been updated with new information. For more information, click HERE

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Solano County has released a Roadmap to Recovery which includes steps to lifting the Order of the County Health Officer. To learn more, visit the Roadmap to Recovery here.

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Starting FREE COVID-19 testing is available in Vallejo. 


Free testing will be offered by appointment only AND will also be available to people who have NO SYMPTOMS but are concerned that they may have the Coronavirus. 

To book appointments online, visit: https//lhi.care/covidtesting

To book an appointment by phone (for people who have no internet access): 1-888-634-1123

El condado aumenta las pruebas de COVID-19 con dos nuevos sitios de pruebas comunitarias

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The Solano County Public Health Officer, consistent with the recent changes from the State Department of Public Health, is amending the County’s Shelter at Home Health Order and Directive to include recreational outdoor activities as essential activities. For more information, visit The Solano County Public Health page HERE.

Governor Gavin Newsom announced Friday that the Shelter-at-Home Order will remain in effect until May 17, 2020. Services listed at "essential" in nature will continue to operate. The order language remains the same and does not allow for any gatherings for social purposes. The Shelter-at- Home means people are not to leave their homes unless leaving for essential services. Gatherings for any reason other than the purpose of providing or receiving an essential service violates the Governor's Order. While the City of Vallejo does not establish the Order; the City and its residents must comply with the Order. Governor Newsom's Executive Order and other State resources can be found by clicking HERE.

California's Governor, Gavin Newsom, announced a new initiative to expand call center hours at the Employment Development Department to better assist Californians with unemployment insurance applications. EDD will also implement a one-stop shop for those applying for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance, including the self-employed and independent contractors. For more information click here.

The California Department of Motor Vehicles announced a renewal deadline extension for all license renewals set to expire between March and May. Drivers younger than 70 will have their license extended to May 31, 2020. Drivers 70 and older will automatically receive a temporary paper extension which will be valid for 120 days.


Should you find yourself in a situation where you need a valid ID, the DMV is offering free temporary extension cards to anyone who requests them. You can request your free temporary extension card here

Following the Judicial Council of California's emergency meeting, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra issued updated guidance to Califronia tenants, encouraging them to learn about their rights if they are unable to pay their full rent as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read the Attorney General's statement here.

Solano Public Health Officer reminds residents to observe religious practices at home during the shelter at home order. For more information, click here to read the press release. 

CDC recommends the use of cloth face coverings in public settings where other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain. For more information about cloth face coverings visit the the CDC's page on cloth face covers here.

Solano County has released COVID-19 statistics by City. Visit Solano County's COVID-19 dashboard here.

COVID-19 Drive-through testing site for essential employees begins April 8, 2020. For more information on the testing site and how to qualify for testing at this time, click here.

View Vallejo Essential and Non-Essential Businesses Under Executive Order N-33-20 here.

Check out the Community Assistance Resources page for more information, volunteer opportunities, and mutual aid requests.

Governor Newsom issues a Shelter at Home Order.  View all orders here.

View the latest press releases and public notices here, including instructions on how to tune in and comment on the remote March 23 Council Meeting  here.

The City of Vallejo and Solano County Public Health continue to monitor local conditions and circumstances associated with the 2019 Novel Coronavirus, which has been designated by the World Health Organization as COVID-19.  For the latest information on COVID-19, visit Solano County Public Health's website, here.  There is a Solano Public health coronavirus warmline for community members to ask questions or relay concerns about COVID-19, (707) 784-8988.  

The City has compiled the following resources for the community accessible via the links below.  

The City continues to hold ongoing, internal briefings to assess the event, deploy plans, and advance phased response strategies.  The City is prepared to activate the emergency operation center as the event necessitates.

In addition to this page, information will continue to be updated on our social media platforms, including; Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Nextdoor.  Sign up to receive city communications, here.  Sign up for Alert Solano, here

VCAT's Audrey Adams interviews Mayor Sampayan on Covid-19s impact on Vallejo:

 


View public service announcements from Mayor Sampayan here: