Updates to Sedonans
June 11, 2021
Dear fellow Sedonans,
The City of Sedona continues to encourage businesses and citizens to follow CDC guidelines on COVID prevention and respect COVID policies in local businesses and government offices.
RECENT EXECUITVE ORDERS PERTAIN TO COVID-RELATED ACTIVITES
Governor Ducey has issued several recent COVID-related Executive Orders that include:
- Reinstating a requirement that unemployment insurance recipients must actively seek work in order to continue to be eligible for benefits
- Rescinding a requirement that all schools require facemasks
- Prohibiting local jurisdictions from requiring an individual to document they have been vaccinated against COVID-19
- Rescinding restrictions on healthcare institutions
- Rescinding telemedicine-related Executive Orders due to passage of permanent legislation
You can view the Governor’s Executive Orders here.
Vaccine Distribution and COVID data
Yavapai County Community Health Services and Northern Arizona Healthcare offer up to date statistics on COVID-19’s local impact, including number and location of cases, hospital bed space and critical care bed space. For testing sites near you, put in your ZIP code at Arizona Department of Health.
Visitor Education remains a top priority for the City of Sedona and the SCC&TB. We are also reaching out to visitors, vigorously promoting our “Mask Up, Sedona” messages and posters that list these eight safety practices when visiting Sedona:
- Stay home if you are sick or have been in contact with a sick person.
- Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth.
- Maintain a six foot distance from others.
- Wear a protective face covering in public (when six feet distancing isn’t possible).
- Limit contact with others.
- Avoid congregating in public areas.
- Stay on trails except to let people pass (maintain six foot distance).
Sedona | Safe.Clean.Ready Educates Residents, Visitors, Businesses
Sedona | Safe.Clean.Ready continues to help residents, visitors and businesses interact safely. This site lists all participating businesses and valuable safety tips. Look for Sedona | Safe.Clean.Ready window stickers and posters at businesses all over town.
Candace Carr Strauss, President/CEO