COVID-19 News Updates

January 13, 2021 - Sacramento County Health Order Update

December 10, 2020 - Greater Sacramento Region Implements Stay At Home Order

December 10, 2020 - City of Folsom Services and Facilities Update 

December 10, 2020 - Folsom Public Library Remains Open to the Public

November 16, 2020 - How to More Safely Celebrate During COVID-19

November 10, 2020 - Sacramento County Returns to Most Restrictive COVID-19 Tier

October 14, 2020 - Andy Morin Sports Complex Reopens to the Public October 19

October 13, 2020 - Amended Sacramento County Public Health Order

October 1, 2020 - Turn Folsom Orange Before Halloween!

October 1, 2020 - New Sacramento County Public Health Order — Red Tier

September 29, 2020 - Updated Sacramento County Public Health Order

August 31, 2020 - Sacramento County Public Health Order Amended

August 20, 2020 - Free COVID-19 Testing Sites 

July 23, 2020 - Personal Care Services Now Allowed to Operate Outdoors

July 15, 2020 - Sacramento County Public Health Order Amended, Additional Sectors to Close Indoor Operations

July 2, 2020 - City of Folsom July 2 Emergency Order

July 2, 2020 - Sacramento County Public Health Order Amended, Certain Sectors to Close Indoor Operations

July 2, 2020 - City of Folsom Programs and Facilities Closures and Updates

July 2, 2020 - Library Building Closed to the Public, Curbside Service Offered

July 2, 2020 - Dine at Home Sacramento Meal Program for Seniors

June 29, 2020 - Amended Sacramento County Public Health Order, Bars Ordered to Close

June 18, 2020 - California Issues Statewide Face Covering Order

June 12, 2020 - Sacramento Public Health Order Amended
Additional Businesses and Activities Allowed, Folsom Parks & Recreation Activities and Folsom Public Library to Reopen 

June 12, 2020 - Sacramento County Public Health Order

May 29, 2020 - Warm Weather Fun: Parks, Recreation, Library, and Virtual Activities

May 22, 2020 - Sacramento County Issues New Public Health Order
Folsom Restaurants and Stores Can Reopen, Face Coverings Available for Businesses, Library to Begin Curbside Service 

May 22, 2020 - Sacramento County Public Health Order

May 21, 2020 - Face Coverings Available for Folsom Businesses

May 11, 2020 - Supporting a Phased Reopening of Businesses

May 1, 2020 - Folsom City Manager Issues Emergency Order to Increase Access to Non-Contact Recreational Amenities, Support Local Businesses, City Sends Letter to Gov. Gavin Newsom Requesting Funding Support and Local Autonomy in Reopening Economy 

May 1, 2020  - Folsom Lake State Recreation AreaUPDATE
This park is temporarily closed to vehicular access, meaning there are no parking facilities and parking on roadways is prohibited to protect public health from the COVID-19 pandemic. Although this park is open to local residents, they must abide by the following guidelines.

April 30, 2020 - City of Folsom April 30, 2020 Emergency Order

April 30, 2020 - Sacramento County Public Health Order Extension

April 29, 2020 - City of Folsom Utility Relief Programs

April 27, 2020 - Folsom “Stop, Pop, and Go” Food Drives to Support Community Members in Need

April 22, 2020 - COVID-19 Cases Update

April 22, 2020 - Be Safe, Keep Social Distance While Grocery Shopping

April 22, 2020 - Folsom COVID-19 Update

April 15, 2020 - Sacramento County Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing

April 15, 2020 - Folsom COVID-19 Update

April 13, 2020 - City of Folsom COVID-19 Update Newsletter

April 10, 2020 - City of Folsom Issues Additional Emergency Order

April 8, 2020 - SacRT Adds Additional Bus Service to Peak Commute Routes

April 8, 2020 - Sacramento County COVID-19 Public Health Order Extended

April 8, 2020 - Folsom COVID-19 Update

April 3, 2020 - CDC Guidance on Cloth Face Coverings

April 1, 2020 - Sacramento Regional Transit Update: SacRT Bus Riders Must Board Through Rear Door

April 1, 2020 - Folsom COVID-19 Update

March 30, 2020 - City of Folsom Closes Playgrounds and Park Amenities in Continuing Effort to Decrease COVID-19 Spread
Due to confirmed COVID-19 cases in Folsom, and reports of large and small gatherings of people in public places without social distancing, the City of Folsom is taking additional safety measures by limiting access to community locations where maintaining safe social distancing has shown to be difficult.

March 27, 2020 - Found Animals Flyer 

March 25, 2020 - Important Notice Regarding Stray/Found Animals

March 24, 2020 - Folsom COVID-19 Update

March 24, 2020 Update - What are “Essential” Businesses?
The City of Folsom is receiving questions about which businesses are allowed to remain open and which cannot. The Sacramento County Health Officer has determined the types of businesses considered to be “essential,” which are those necessary for protecting the health and sustaining the daily lives of Californians during the COVID-19 emergency. 

March 19, 2020 Update - State of California Executive Order 
The California State Public Health Officer and Director of the California Department of Public Health is ordering all individuals living in the State of California to stay home or at their place of residence, except as needed to maintain continuity of operation of the federal critical infrastructure sectors, critical government services, schools, childcare, and construction, including housing construction.

March 19, 2020 Update - Sacramento County Health Officer Issues COVID-19 Order
As of today, March 19, 2020, at 11:59 p.m., the Sacramento County Health Officer issued a legal Order directing all individuals living in Sacramento County – including the City of Folsom – to stay at their place of residence except for essential activities, including obtaining necessary services and supplies, picking up groceries and takeout meals, accessing health care, recreating while maintaining social distancing, and going to work if you perform or support essential services spelled out in the Order (please check with your employer for direction). The Order is in effect through midnight April 7, 2020. The Order is intended to protect those most vulnerable to the disease, slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, and conserve healthcare resources.

March 19, 2020 Update - SacRT to Temporarily Reduce Service Starting Monday, March 23

March 16, 2020 Update - President Trump Releases Coronavirus Guidelines for America: 15 Days to Slow the Spread

March 16, 2020 Update - The City of Folsom Proclaims Local Emergency

March 13, 2020 Update - Folsom Measures to Protect Community, Limit COVID-19 Spread

March 5, 2020 Update - County Proclaims Public Health Emergency 

March 4, 2020 Update - Governor Newsom Declares State of Emergency 

Folsom Cordova Unified School District Daily Update

Folsom Lake College COVID-19 Updates