Eagle County to implement local public health order.

April 15, 2021 – Eagle County will implement a new local COVID-19 public health order on April 16, in anticipation of the expiration of the statewide executive orders.  The local order is intended to support the following disease response goals: -Disseminate vaccine quickly and efficiently-Lower disease rates and spread of COVID-19-Keep businesses open and workforce employed-Keep schools […]

THE USE OF JOHNSON AND JOHNSON VACCINE HAS BEEN PAUSED.

UPDATE FROM EAGLE COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH. The CDC and FDA have released a joint statement on pausing the use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine due to a very small number of cases of Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis, a blood clot in the brain’s venous sinuses that leads to stroke-like symptoms (there have been 6 […]

Vaccinations for Hospitality and Resort Staff

The Letter was provided by Heath Harmon Director | Eagle County Public Health & Environment As many of you are already aware, Eagle County has begun to take registrations among the general public as Colorado will be opening up vaccinations in the very near future. Although this will officially begin on April 2, I think […]

5 Star Certified Businesses Allowed to Operate in Level Blue

5 Star certified businesses allowed operate in Level Blue March 22, 2021 – While Eagle County remains in Level Yellow on the state’s COVID-19 dial, local businesses that have completed the 5 Star certification process are now authorized to operate at Level Blue capacities. Information and restrictions for each level are available at https://covid19.colorado.gov/data/covid-19-dial-dashboard.  “We’d like to […]

CDPHE Announces Updates to COVID Dial 3.0

The Colorado Hotel & Lodging Association (CHLA) sent out a memo outlining the Covid Dial Updates for Hotels and Lodges. Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE) announced they will be updating the COVID Dial 3.0 Public Health Order to allow 5-Star Certified businesses to operate Indoor Seated Events at 100%capacity with 6′ of distance.  Events over […]

GOPRO MOUNTAIN GAMES A GO FOR JUNE 10-13!

GREAT NEWS! The GoPro Mountain Games are officially a GO for June 10-13. If our community and guests and keep our Covid-19 rates down there might even better news! Review all COVID-19 Updates, regulations, details and links. The Vail Valley Foundation, which hosts the event each year, said they plan to focus on athletes, music […]

State Public Health Order changes and vaccine updates from ECPH

Information provided today from Morgan Hill, M.S. Environmental Health ManagerEagle County Public Health and Environment morgan.hill@eaglecounty.us We continue to have good news for our business community as vaccination numbers increase around the State. Eagle County continues to hover very close to the Orange Level 7-day Covid-19 incidence rate, so it’s important for all of us […]

EAGLE COUNTY RETAIL FOOD ESTABLISHMENTS: UPDATE TODAY: Eagle County 5 Star Status

Eagle County 5 Star Status– INFO PROVIDED BY EAGLE COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH We received notice from the State today that 70% of our population 70 and over have been vaccinated. Because of our status in Level Yellow, this qualifies us to allow certified facilities to operate in Level Blue.  However, allowing the implementation of Level […]

MITIGATION STRATEGY CHECKLIST FOR THE 5 STAR VARIANCE

What qualifies as an XL Indoor Event Venue? A single room that exceeds 28,000 square feet is considered an XL Indoor Event Venue. Combining the square footage of contiguous rooms in order to meet the square footage requirement is not permitted. Casinos are not eligible for this designation.  Level Eligibility Benefit for Certified Businesses XL […]