Posted on June 18, 2020 at 4:35 PM by Sarah OConnell
Loudoun County Update
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- Governor Northam Outlines Phase Three Guidelines to Lift Additional Public Health Restrictions: Governor Ralph Northam today presented the third phase of the "Forward Virginia" plan to continue easing public health restrictions while mitigating the spread of COVID-19. The Commonwealth does not yet have a targeted date for entering Phase Three. In Phase Three, the Commonwealth will:
- Maintain a Safer at Home strategy with continued recommendations for social distancing and teleworking, and the requirement that individuals wear face coverings in indoor public settings.
- The maximum number of individuals allowed in social gatherings will increase from 50 to 250 people.
- All businesses should continue to follow physical distancing guidelines, frequently clean and sanitize high contact surfaces, and keep enhanced workplace safety measures in place.
- Read the news release.
- Review the Phase Three guidelines for specific sectors.
- Business Interruption Fund Drawing Moved to Tuesday Afternoon: With Loudoun County's decision to join governments across the Commonwealth in closing this Friday, we will be moving the random drawing for the third round of COVID-19 Business Interruption Fund to Tuesday, June 23, at 1 p.m. Read the news release.
- Deadline Extended for Nonprofits and Faith-Based Organizations to Apply for CARES Act Funding: Loudoun County has extended the deadline for eligible nonprofit and faith-based organizations affected by the COVID-19 pandemic to apply for $2 million in grants. Due to the Juneteenth holiday June 19, 2020, the new deadline to apply is 5:00 p.m., Monday, June 22, 2020. Read the news release.
- Please visit loudoun.gov/temporaryclosures before visiting county offices to check on the status of operations at our various facilities.
Visit loudoun.gov/coronavirus for more information about COVID-19, including a list of FAQs.
Loudoun County Public Schools
Residents with questions about COVID-19 may contact the Loudoun County Health Department:
- Information Line: 703-737-8300
Get the latest information for parents and students from Loudoun County Public Schools:
Educate Yourself About COVID-19
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