Santa Cruz COVID Updates May 12, 2020

Santa Cruz Mask Order

 

All members of the public, except as specifically exempted below, must wear a Face Covering in the following situations

When inside of, or in line to enter, or when conducting business through a car window or walk-up counter with any Essential Business including, but not limited to, grocery stores, convenience stores, supermarkets, laundromats, and restaurants. When inside of or at any location or facility engaging in Minimum Basic Operations or when you are inside of or at any location providing Essential Government Functions while engaging in Essential Infrastructure work.

While obtaining services at Healthcare Operations including hospitals, clinics, COVID-19 testing locations, dentists, pharmacies, blood banks and blood drives, other healthcare facilities, mental health providers, or facilities providing veterinary care and similar health care services for animals, unless specifically directed otherwise by an employee or worker at the Healthcare Operation. While waiting for or riding on public transportation, sit or are in a taxi, private car service, or ride-sharing vehicle. Children under the age of 12 are not required to wear a face-covering Children under the age of three are not allowed to wear a mask due to the risk of suffocation.

read the full order here