County ordered to COVID Level Red
Last updated 11/25/2020 at 10:35am
The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) notified local officials on Monday that El Paso County is required to move from high-risk status (Level Orange) to severe risk (Level Red) on the state's dial framework in response to high levels of COVID-19 disease transmission, positivity rate and hospitalizations.
Moving to Level Red will require El Paso County to adhere to stricter limitations on social and commercial activities. The capacity limits are significant, requiring more aggressive mitigation efforts in Colorado and El Paso County, and go into effect Friday, Nov....