Shelter-in-Place Order

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See the new 'ROADMAP TO RECOVERY' PAGE for all updates after April 30. 

May 28, Effective May 28, 2020 the Yolo County Shelter In Place order will expire. However, all residents are still under, and need to comply with, the State's Stay At Home orders. In addition, the County has issued a new health order effective immediately that will maintain the face covering order, emphasize the importance of personal responsibility, and continues personal health and safety guidance.  For more information, click on the icon above for 'Roadmap to Recovery.'

April 30, Yolo County has extended the Shelter-in-Place Order to May 31 and some new activities have been released. Click on the icon above for 'Roadmap to Recovery.'

April 24, Yolo County issued a Road to Recovery Plan, County-wide Facial Covering Health Order, and a modified Shelter-in-Place Order to allow limited outdoor activities. Click on the icon above for 'Roadmap to Recovery.'

April 1, Yolo County extends the Shelter In Place order to May 1. NEW DASHBOARD of COVID-19 info.
Yolo County announces a COVID-19 Relief Fund.

March 27, Yolo County sent a press release allowing deliveries by non-essential businesses.

March 18, the Yolo County Public Health Officer issued a countywide health order for residents to shelter in place from March 19 through April 7, unless extended by the Public Health Officer. This order limits activity, travel and business functions to only the most essential needs and is intended to slow the spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19), protect those most vulnerable to the disease, and preserve local healthcare capacity. 

Click through the tabs below to review the details of the Shelter-in-Place 101 information. 

Shelter-in-Place Feedback Portal - Share a kind story, a concern, or submit a question An online form has been developed to capture feedback during the shelter-in-place order. Visit: to submit a question, report an issue, or share a story of a person, a business, or an organization that is an example of #YoloKindness.

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  • For all Shelter In Place Orders and Amendments, click on the first tab below

All Health Orders and Amendments
What Does This Mean?
How Long Is The Order In Place?
Essential vs. Nonessential?
Dos and Don'ts
What Does "Enforcement" Mean?
How You Can Be Supportive
For Agricultural Employees and Businesses
Mental Health
Additional Resources