COVID-19

Wasco County has declared a local state of emergency within Wasco County due to COVID-19. Key information about COVID-19 and its impact can be found in the following links.
 
PSA: Answers to Common Questions About the Public Health Response to COVID-19 (English)
PSA: Respuestas a preguntas comunes sobre la respuesta de salud pública a COVID-19 (Spanish)

For the most up-to-date information, please check the links below. Please note that we will be updating the information as we
receive it. 
Wasco County Oregon, COVID 19 Information Center  (Facebook page)
North Central Public Health District
Mid-Columbia Economic Development District
Oregon Health Authority

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Oregon Health Authority COVID-19 interactive map

Business Resources

Mid-Columbia Economic Development District is collecting information from a variety of resources on their Economic Resiliency and COVID-19 Resources pages. Additional resources are listed on our Business Impact and Recovery page.

Call 211 for information
In partnership with the Oregon Health Authority, 211 is the go-to public phone number to get general info about Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). 211 can answer informational questions about; symptoms, prevention, transmission, treatment, travel health, animals/pets, and persons under investigation and/or monitoring. This service is available 7 days a week, from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Tips from trusted sources to keep you and your family healthy
New as of 3/17/20: Updated Social Distancing Measures Public Service Announcement
Disinfection Guidelines (Spanish)

Disinfection Guidelines (English)
OSHA Guidance
Portable Handwashing (Spanish)
Portable Handwashing (English)
Preventive Measures
PSA211 (Spanish)
PSA211 (English)
Resources for Families

 Sources cited for information are Oregon Health Authority, Centers for Disease Control, OSHA, and North Central Public Health.