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Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Truckee, Tahoe City, Kings Beach, CA & Zephyr Cove, NV Cleaning w/ commercial scrubbers & propane buffers for…. El Dorado County recently announced they would increase enforcement of the mask and social distancing rules by revoking the licenses of businesses that didn’t follow them. It’s just a matter of time until El Dorado joins Placer, Sacramento and Yolo counties on the state watch list, according to Public Health Officer Dr. Nancy Williams. HE SAYS HE UNDERSTANDS THE SAYS PEOPLE'S LIVELIHOODS ARE IN THE BALANCE TOO. We are working as many hours as we possibly can,” Huston said. She pointed to an increase in cases in the Placerville and El Dorado Hills areas as a cause for caution. Readers around the Lake Tahoe Basin and beyond make the Tahoe Tribune's work possible. El Dorado County businesses, such as restaurants, wineries, movie theaters and others, will have to stop indoor operations as COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations increase across the state. High demand for tests and a backlog at California test processing labs is causing delays in getting results back to patients, according to Williams. Full time with benefits. If a county remains over that threshold for three straight days, additional coronavirus safety restrictions are put in place. It’s when I try to think out too far that I get a little crazy,” she said. The questions are the same: “Asking if we’re open still because their salons are closed,” said Brooke Vaquiero, an employee at Thrive Hair and Spa. That number is expected to rise as test results come back and new cases emerge from holiday gatherings over the Fourth of July weekend. ©2020 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. Clothing and grocery stores and florists must limit capacity to 50%. If the county surpasses the state threshold, it’s put on the watchlist, and salons, gyms, churches and more would be ordered to close. Gavin Newsom announced statewide rollbacks on reopening plans in the Golden State. All County Libraries are closed due to COVID-19 (PLACERVILLE, CA) – El Dorado County officials have closed the following buildings today due to weather conditions: Planning and Building. SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — The coronavirus surge is again going to restrict businesses in the Lake Tahoe Region of El Dorado County. Animal Services (Pet licensing, adoptions), Volunteer Opportunities For Health & Human Services, Housing, Community and Economic Development, El Dorado County Transportation Commission, El Dorado Hills Community Services District, Redevelopment Successor Agency Countywide Oversight Board, Skip to Department Navigation if it Exists, El Dorado County Office Closures Due to Snow and Weather Conditions. EL DORADO COUNTY ANNOUNCES BUILDING CLOSURES OF MOST OFFICES DUE TO WEATHER CONDITIONS, All County Libraries are closed due to COVID-19. Phones were ringing off the hook with people desperate for an appointment Tuesday. Customer Service working in Office. Has COVID cut or eliminated your hours? (PLACERVILLE, CA) – El Dorado County officials have closed the following buildings today due to weather conditions: Environmental Management and Union Mine Disposal Site, Department of Transportation (other than road and snow crew), All Health and Human Services with the exception of the Psychiatric Health Facility. ©2020, Hearst Television Inc. on behalf of KCRA-TV. As those results come back, Williams is predicting the county’s case count to continue its ascent. >> I WAS LITERALLY JUST BUILDING UP MY TEAM, SO THAT IS MY MAIN CONCERN. A slide backward into the purple tier is also possible. She’s had three staff members dedicated to just answering peoples’ messages. Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil. The closures will be new to El Dorado County, which is the only county in the four-county Sacramento region that is not on the state’s monitoring list. Approximately 70% of all schools in El Dorado County score in the top thirty percent of schools in California. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism. Gavin Newsom’s growing “watch list,” which comes with additional coronavirus health restrictions and business closures. According to the blueprint, the county must remain in the red tier for at least three weeks before moving forward, if case and test positivity rates allow. El Dorado Fire: Evacuations And Closures YUCAIPA (CBSLA) – The El Dorado Fire which broke out Saturday has torched more than 10,500 acres and destroyed several homes. DAVE: SUPPORT CHANDOS AND OTHER BUSINESSES HOPE WILL CONTINUE AS THEM. Placerville’s 24 total cases jumped to 38 in about a week. Gavin Newsom’s growing “watch list,” which comes with additional coronavirus health restrictions and business closures. “I would be cautious to say (the West Slope) is doing everything the right way,” she said. El Dorado County, for the span of Sept. 6-12, had a rate of 1.5 daily new cases per 100,000 (meeting the orange requirement) and only 1.3% of tests returned positive (meeting yellow). Huston has kept her business alive on government loans, grit and a good attitude. Full…, TIRE INSTALLER Plaza Tire & Auto, Nevada County's Largest Auto Repair, has opening for a Tire Installer Est., busy shop,…, ACCOUNTS PAYABLE/RECEIVABLE PART-TIME ASSOCIATE • Assist with the responsibilities of all aspects in the accounts payable/receivable department and other duties…, Were you in retail or food service? “I’m hoping it’s just a few days.”. El Dorado County is one of few in our area not on the state watchlist. The El Dorado County Health Department is closely monitoring positive COVID-19 cases. Williams noted Tahoe’s numbers might appear worse because of earlier exposure to the virus due to the area’s tourism industry. THE WORKING MAN. Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news. Computer experience, calculator, and Money handling helpful. SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — So far El Dorado County — along with Nevada County — is one of 26 California counties that have avoided Gov. DAVE: WORK THAT IS CHANGING YET AGAIN FOR AREA BUSINESSES. Hearst Television participates in various affiliate marketing programs, which means we may get paid commissions on purchases made through our links to retailer sites. It looks like your browser does not have JavaScript enabled. If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted. Anyone planning to physically go to the office should call 530-621-6440 first. The county is not on the California’s COVID-19 monitoring list, but Gov. AND RESIDENTS WONDER IF THE FIRST SHUTDOWN SHOULD HAVE BEEN HANDLED DIFFERENTLY. The number of total coronavirus cases in El Dorado County has nearly doubled since late June, jumping from a reported 184 cases June 30 to 350 as of Wednesday morning. For a full list, visit the state’s “Blueprint for a Safer Economy.”. PT Recreation Leader $14.07/hr. Providing safe, healthy and vibrant communities; respecting our natural resources and historical heritage.