state reopening

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The Center for American Liberty (@Liberty_Ctr), in coordination with the Dhillon Law Group (@dhillonlaw) and Eimer Stahl LLP, added new plaintiffs and testimony from world-renowned experts demonstrating it’s safe to send students back to school as part of a newly-filed amended complaint and request for preliminary injunction against Governor Gavin …continue reading

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On Thursday, July 16, 2020, the Board of Trustees approved a reopening plan for the Cypress School District for the 2020/21 school year. On Friday, July 17, 2020, the Governor announced that schools located in a county on the state’s COVID-19 monitoring list may not reopen until 14 days after …continue reading

Harley Rouda

Representatives Harley Rouda (D-CA) and Brian Mast (R-FL) introduced the bipartisan Helping Businesses Reopen Safely Act of 2020. This legislation would provide a tax credit to small businesses, nonprofits, and local governments of up to $25,000 annually to purchase personal protective equipment and other supplies that are crucial to mitigating …continue reading

The California Department of Motor Vehicles issues two types of driver's license: standard ("Federal Limits Apply:) and compliant.

The California Department of Motor Vehicles will resume administering behind-the-wheel drive tests beginning Friday, June 26. In-vehicle testing – a requirement for first-time driver license holders and commercial license applicants – has been suspended since mid-March because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The DMV will automatically reschedule all canceled drive test …continue reading

Taxpayers can start making in-person property tax payments by cash, check or credit/debit card starting June 22 at the County’s Service Center. COVID-19 restrictions will be in place including physical distancing measures limiting the number of people allowed inside the County Service Center with the overflow outside in a shaded …continue reading

Beginning today, library patrons can now pick up their holds thanks to OC Public Libraries new contactless Curbside Pick-up service. This announcement follows the reopening of book drops on June 9 as OC Public Libraries continues to follow State and County guidelines. This service is available today at all County …continue reading

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The County of Orange will allow the re-opening of practices for youth sports under COVID-19 Industry Guidance: Day Camps. “Youth sports are a fantastic way for children to enjoy the outdoors and get some much needed sunshine,” said Chairwoman Michelle Steel, Second District. “I greatly look forward to seeing youth …continue reading

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Catalina Island Museum will welcome members and visitors back on Friday, June 12 when it reopens with reduced capacity and augmented health and safety procedures. The museum will operate at 25 percent of its total capacity with increased measures and guidelines in place including enhanced sanitizing and cleaning protocols, encouraging …continue reading

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The Judicial Council of California voted to end the COVID-19 emergency bail schedule, as California begins a phased re-opening and courts restore services shuttered due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Judicial Council voted 17-2 to rescind, effective June 20, the COVID-19 temporary bail schedule that set presumptive bail at $0 …continue reading

OC Public Libraries is pleased to announce that library book drops will reopen beginning today. This is the first step in reopening for OC Public Libraries as it continues to follow State and County guidelines. The book drops were previously closed to protect the health and wellness of staff and …continue reading