DENVER (KDVR) – Colorado plans to end the statewide COVID-19 numbering system next week, giving control over health orders to local governments. The change will take place on April 16, a spokesperson for Governor Jared Polis’s office confirmed on Wednesday.
This means that it will be up to counties, cities or municipalities to manage responses and restrictions based on COVID-19 conditions.
“While there have been public health orders in place, Colorado has been essentially open since the stay-at-home order was lifted in April of last year,” said Shelby Wieman, spokesperson. word of the state of Colorado. “We have used the Dial system to educate people about their risks, to protect public health while enabling economic activity.
“The Dial system will transition from a statewide public health order to locally and locally managed orders on April 16. Until more Coloradans can receive the vaccine, we must all continue to do our part, protect ourselves and each other by wearing masks, staying six feet from each other. , and if you choose to get together with others, do it outside in small groups.
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