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County in second-least restrictive COVID level under new state dial


Last updated 9/23/2020 at 1:13pm

El Paso County measurements on the new public health dial as of Sept. 21.

Last week, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) launched a new "dial" aimed at helping local governments and Coloradans navigate and apply safety guidance throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. Based on this new framework, El Paso County is currently in Safer at Home Level 1 – Cautious, which is the second-least restrictive of the five levels.

This level indicates that El Paso County is currently meeting the following three metrics, all of which are available on Public Health's data dashboard:

• Five percent or less test positivity rate. As of Sept. 21, El Paso Co...

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