FROM THE CITY OF MONTEREY
Local update on COVID-19 & more
March 1, 2021
A Monterey Monday Morning
A couple of Monday mornings in Monterey photos - the Custom House historic building at the front of Fisherman's Wharf along the Recreation Trail taken this morning, and a moonscape at sunrise taken last Thursday along the Recreation Trail looking into Monterey from the top of the hill near Del Monte Beach. Here's an interesting virtual tour inside the Custom House at http://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=30403
Move Monterey - "Complete Streets" Virtual Outreach Discussion, March 4, 6:00 PM
The Planning and Traffic Engineering staff and consultants invite you to join them for a discussion on what "Complete Streets" is, what it means for the City of Monterey, and share a survey to provide feedback on your preferences and experiences - Thursday, March 4 from 6:00 to 7:30 PM via ZOOM. The purpose of this survey is to receive feedback on how Monterey should plan its transportation network to accommodate all modes of transportation. This is done by asking about your personal travel patterns and how you think those may change in the future.
This information is also posted at monterey.org/planning
Community Outreach Virtual Information Session about 2101 North Fremont Street Redevelopment Project
The City of Monterey invites you to an online virtual information session to outline the project and gather public input regarding a proposed hotel redevelopment at 2101 North Fremont Street. Hosted through ZOOM on Monday, March 8, 2021, at 4:00 PM. SEE PROJECT PLANS
TO JOIN:
  • Join the ZoomGov Webinar to participate or watch the meeting live (no time delay):
  • On a computer or smartphone: https://monterey-org.zoomgov.com/j/1600721070
  • Or by telephone: 833-568-8864 (Toll Free) or 669-254-5252 (Campbell, CA) or 646-828-7666 (New York, NY). If one doesn’t work, please try another.
  • Enter Webinar ID: 160 072 1070 #
       If prompted to enter a participant ID, press #
   Need more help or seeking guidance on making comments? Read our ZoomGov Meeting Instructions.

A recording of the meeting will later be available at youtube.com/cityofmonterey and monterey.org/planning.
This information is also posted at monterey.org/planning
Monterey City Council Meeting tomorrow, March 2 at 7:00 PM
See the City Council agenda at isearchmonterey.org
Vaccination 4-1-1
Vaccines are arriving in Monterey County in larger numbers. Please see the list below for places to contact to make an appointment for your vaccine, available to a wider demographic starting March 3.
VACCINATION LOCATIONS WITH APPOINTMENT DATES AND TIMES UPDATED REGULARLY:

What Older Adults Need to Know about COVID-19 Vaccines - from the CDC
The risk of severe illness from COVID-19 increases with age. This is why CDC recommends that adults 65 years and older are one of the first groups to receive COVID-19 vaccines. You can help protect yourself and the people around you by getting the vaccine when it is available. Studies show that COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective in preventing severe illness from COVID-19. Even after getting the COVID-19 vaccine, you should still wear a well-fitting mask that covers your nose and mouth when around others, stay at least 6 feet away from others, avoid crowds and poorly ventilated spaces, and wash your hands often. Read the full article...
Here are today's numbers from CHOMP, and comparison to the day before:
February 25 numbers
February 26 numbers
Have Your Say Monterey - the City's new public engagement portal
Visit https://haveyoursaymonterey.org and register to have YOUR say!
Important Links and Daily Numbers
Please note: Data refreshes Tuesday through Saturday - these are numbers from Friday, 2/26
If you were forwarded this newsletter you can subscribe to the
Manage your subscriptions using the Update Profile link below.
Wearing masks is a proven method to stop the spread of COVID-19. Let's get our economy reopened - wear a mask.
#StopTheSurge