All City of Vista City Programs, Events Postponed or Cancelleld Due to County Health Order
Updated March 13, 2020 11:01 am
The City of Vista's top priority is the health and safety of the community. The City executive team and public safety officials continue to monitor the new coronavirus, COVID-19, with public health experts at the County of San Diego.
The City has cancelled public events and programs in support of the County of San Diego's public health order issued Thursday, March 12 and in effect through March 31. In addition to prohibiting events with 250 or more attendance, the County "strongly encourages" the cancellation of smaller gatherings when a distance of 6 feet or more cannot be maintained between people and other public health precautions cannot be met. The City has notified event organizers who have rented city facilities through March 31.
All of the City's current programs and events that will be affected include:
- Senior Center's programs and classes cancelled.
- Senior meal program offered by the Senior Center will be on a pick up basis beginning March 16. No changes in home delivery services.
- All recreational adult and youth programs, classes, and activities.
- Early Childhood Education program.
- City Commission, committee and board meetings
- City-operated Moonlight and AVO Playhouse events.
- County's Vista Library programs and activities
Public health officials encourage the public to practice preventive actions to help prevent the spread of the virus.
- Wash hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water are not available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer containing at least 60% alcohol.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands.
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
- Stay home when sick.
- Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.
- Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.
- Practice social distancing of 6 feet.
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