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 Date     Title
11-30-23 Solano County joins Bay Area health officials to offer tips to stay healthy this holiday season
10-13-22 Solano Public Health urges residents to prepare for winter surge; get your flu vaccine and omicron booster
09-09-22  Solano Public Health recommends new COVID 19 booster dose


Solano County expands COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to very young children per state guidance; visit healthcare provider to get up to date on childhood vaccinations
05-23-22 Solano County expands eligibility for Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine booster doses to individuals age 5-11; encourages preparation for next school year with well-child visits and dental assessments
05-20-22     Bay Area Health Officials Share Guidance to Navigate the U.S. Infant Formula Shortage
03-31-22  Solano County Public Health expands eligibility for COVID-19 second booster doses for residents age 50 and up as well as eligible individuals ages 12 and older
02-09-22    ABAHO to lift most indoor mask mandates on February 16th 
ABAHO levantará la mayoría de los mandatos de máscaras para interiores el 16 de Febrero
01-07-22 Public Health expands booster eligibility to 12+; extends Mass Vaccination Clinic
12-21-21 Solano County Public Health reports first pediatric death related to COVID-19 in Solano County 
12-10-21 Public Health expands booster eligibility to 16-older; safe holidays
11-5-21 Solano County expands COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to individuals age 5-11; widely available throughout County
10-21-21 Solano County Public Health offers guidance on celebrating Halloween and the holiday festivities safely
10-12-21 Solano County Public Health hosts mass vaccination clinics for COVID-19 shots including boosters
8-31-21 Solano County and other Bay Area Health Officers reaffirm support for a return to full, in-person learning
7-28-21     Public Health supports coadministration of COVID-19 vaccination along with routine childhood immunizations
6-16-21 Solano County moves beyond the Blueprint, COVID-19 Health Order rescinded as the State removes masks mandate and capacity limitations from businesses
5-21-21 Solano County launches new redistricting website; encourages community participation in the process
4-14-21 Solano County expands eligibility to individuals age 16 and older; replaces Johnson & Johnson scheduled clinics with Pfizer or Moderna vaccines
3-09-21 Solano County returns to Red Tier (Tier 2) effective March 10, loosening restrictions for certain businesses activities
12-16-20     Solano County to implement the State's regional stay home order
11-16-20 Solano County moves to purple tier (1st Tier) effective immediately
10-30-20 Solano Public Health officials urge residents to take preventative action to reduce spread of COVID-19 disease, stay in the Red Tier (Tier 2)
10-29-30 Public Health confirms first case of flu and COVID-19 coinfection; urges everyone to get a flu vaccine
10-15-20     Bay Area Health Officials #FightFlu, urge flu shots
9-22-20     State moves Solano County into red tier (tier 2) of COVID-19 framework; allows businesses to reopen additional activities
9-14-20 Solano County Board approves $2million Coronavirus-related small business grant program for small businesses and employers impacted by COVID-19
9-03-20     Solano County Board approves a Coronavirus-related rental assistance program with cash-assistance to qualifying low-income households
8-31-20 State issues blueprint for a safer economy using color-coded tables; permits shopping centers, retail, hair salons and barbershops with modifications to open immediately in Solano County
8-04-20     Employees who test positive for COVID-19 may return to work after 10 day isolation; no need for another test
7-13-20 Governor orders immediate shut down of additional businesses
6-12-20     County amends health order to include industry guidance for low and medium-risk activities approved by the state
5-20-20 County resubmits COVID-19 attestation documentation to the State, looks to advance more quickly through Stage 2
5-07-20 County Health Officer amends shelter at home order - low-risk businesses to reopen starting Friday subject to specific social distancing practices
5-04-20 County increases COVID-19 testing with two new community testing sites
4-24-20 Solano Public Health extends Shelter at Home Health Order through May 17, 2020
4-08-20 Solano Public Health Officer reminds residents to observe religious practices at home
4-02-20 First coronavirus death of a Solano County resident reported    
3-31-20 County Health Officer extends shelter at home health order and directive until April 30, 2020
3-25-20 County Public Health orders lab testing for COVID-19 to report more comprehensive data
3-25-20 County Health and Social Services safety net support services for those impacted by COVID-19
3-18-20 Solano County issues shelter at home health order and directive
3-17-20 Solano County Public Health emphasizes the Governor’s measures to promote social distancing
3-15-20 Additional Solano County case of COVID-19 found at Travis Air Force Base
3-01-20 Alameda and Solano Public Health Departments confirm two cases of COVID-19
2-28-20 CDC confirms additional case of COVID-19 due to travel-associated exposure
2-27-20 County Public Health confirms case of COVID-19 through possible community transmission                
1-30-20 County Public Health closely monitors novel coronavirus

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