COVID-19 (2019 Novel Coronavirus)

The Sacramento County Department of Public Health is the lead agency managing response to local novel coronavirus (COVID-19) testing, investigations, coordination with health providers, and public information. Comprehensive and up-to-the-minute Sacramento County Public Health information, including confirmed cases, about COVID-19 can be found at Covid19.SacCounty.net.

To report violations of the Sacramento County Health Order in Folsom, call 916-461-6555 or email COVID19@folsom.ca.us.

Current Sacramento County Risk Level:  WIDESPREAD

The following is information about the City of Folsom’s response to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and reduce the number of people infected.  


City of Folsom Emergency Orders

Emergency Order - July 2, 2020

Emergency Order - April 30, 2020

Emergency Order - April 14, 2020

Emergency Order - April 10, 2020

Emergency Order - March 20, 2020


Facility, Event, Meetings, and Program Impacts

  • Closed facilities, effective Friday, November 13 until further notice:

    • Indoor amenities at the Andy Morin Sports Complex will be closed. Outdoor sports conditioning will be allowed.
    • The Gallery at 48 Natoma will be closed. Private tours are unavailable until further notice.
    • The Folsom Senior Center remains closed.

    Open facilities:

    • The Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday through Sunday, with admission by advance ticket purchase only.
    • The Folsom Public Library remains open. Visits are limited to one hour, and capacity is limited to ensure safe social distancing.
    • The Folsom Skate and Bike Parks at Cummings Family Park remain open. 
    • The Steve Miklos Aquatic Center is open for morning and evening lap swim, team practices, and aquacise.
    • Folsom’s city parks and recreational trails are open to the public. Structured or organized games, scrimmages, leagues, and tournaments are prohibited. Park and trail users must maintain social distancing at all times.
    • Park amenities that are open to the public include tennis, 2x2 volleyball, bocce ball, ball walls, and single/double pickleball.
    • FIDO Field Dog Park is open daily, from 7 a.m. to one hour after sunset. Note that the dog park is closed to the public every Wednesday for maintenance.
    • Holiday break camps for kids and teens that take place outdoors will continue as planned. After-school programs and preschool/kindergarten readiness classes will remain open.

    Events:

    All Regularly Scheduled Parks and Recreation Events 

    All Regularly Scheduled Library Events

     

    Parks and Recreation Field Use Requirements:

    A Field Use Permit is required for all organized sports groups, teams, and leagues to use City of Folsom sports field/ball facilities for practices, games, coaching, or other uses.

    If a sports field/ball facility is not reserved, it is available for casual play by the general public on a first-come, first-served basis, as permitted by and in compliance with the current Sacramento County Public Health Order.

    Unreserved sports field/ball facilities may not be used by organized sports groups, businesses, or individuals for training or conditioning purposes.

    Basketball Court Requirements:

    No practices, scrimmages, or games are allowed at any time.

    Court rentals are allowed for conditioning only.

    Call Folsom Parks & Recreation at 916-461-6651 for reservations and information. 

     



    Get the Facts

    New information is being released daily. For the latest updates, please consider these resources: 

     


    Yourself and Loved Ones

    Visit the CDC's webpage for current information on how you can protect yourself and your loved ones. 


    What are Other Local Agencies doing in Response? 

     


    Stay Informed

    For questions about the Public Health Order, call the Sacramento County Public Health hotline at 916-875-2400. For information about Sacramento County COVID-19 cases and public health directives, visit covid19.SacCounty.net.

    General Information on COVID-19:

    Sacramento County Facebook

    Sacramento County Twitter

    Sacramento County COVID-19 Resources Page

    Folsom Lake State Recreation Area