The City continues to monitor development and impacts of COVID-19. There are no known cases in Azusa at this time. Based on recommendations from Public Health Officials, the City has made decisions to help reduce the public exposure to the virus by making the following temporary restrictions. Effective March 17, 2020 through March 31, 2020 unless otherwise extended, the following restrictions are in full effect:
The temporary closure to the public all of the following:
- Bars and nightclubs that do not serve food;
- All movie theaters, live performance venues, bowling alleys and arcades;
- All gyms and fitness centers;
- All private social clubs;
- All restaurants and retail food facilities will be prohibited from serving food to dine-in customers.
There are a few exceptions:
- Restaurants, as well as bars and nightclubs that serve food, may continue to prepare and offer food to customers via delivery service or take-out;
- Houses of worship are urged to limit large gatherings on their premises and to explore and implement ways to practice their respective faiths while observing social distancing practices;
- Nursing homes or similar facilities will be allowed to continue operations; and
- Grocery stores, pharmacies and food banks will be allowed to continue operations.
- Actively encourage sick employees to stay home
- Separate sick employees
- Emphasize staying home when sick, respiratory etiquette and hand hygiene by all employees
- Perform routine environmental cleaning
We encourage our local businesses to stay vigilant and take proactive steps to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.