COVID-19 and More...Local Update
October 21, 2020
The Monterey County Elections Office has voter information and can answer any voter-related questions -
Photo credit: Changing Tides Foundation and KindHumans
Monterey Public Library Feasibility Study - California's First Library
Monterey City Council received a Library Feasibility Study report at last evening's City Council meeting. The comprehensive report is available at the link below. A copy of the slide presentation is also available. We know the Library is a cherished community resource, but the chart below really emphasizes just how loved it is. The Performance Snapshot shows visits to the Library are 280% compared with the State average, and the attendance at programs is at 236% of the state average! Meeting video playback:
How did COVID-19 Get its Name? (VIDEO IS SILENT)
On February 11, 2020, the World Health Organization announced an official name for the disease that is causing the 2019 novel coronavirus outbreak. Learn how COVID-19 got its name.

Also from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - 8 Things to Know about Vaccine Planning
There's Still Time to Participate in the 175th Wharf Birthday Photo Contest - Open Through October
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