Emergency Preparedness / Public Safety
Information regarding COVID-19
As of Saturday, March 7, 2020, Riverside University Health System – Public Health began to report cases of COVID-19 in Riverside County. For the latest updates regarding confirmed COVID-19 cases in Riverside County, please visit their website.
In accordance with Governor Gavin Newsom’s Executive Order N-25-20, the City of Jurupa Valley advises residents to avoid non-essential gatherings to protect public health and slow the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus). If you must attend a gathering, please implement social distancing of six feet per person. Gatherings of individuals who are at higher risk for severe illness from COVID-19, specifically our senior community and those with underlying health conditions, should be limited to no more than 10 people, while also following social distancing guidelines.
Please note, this is a rapidly evolving situation and the risk assessment may change daily, if not hourly.
The City of Jurupa Valley will formally alert all residents of the status of any upcoming City-hosted gatherings, including public meetings and events. All residents are encouraged to follow the City of Jurupa Valley’s social media accounts
Latest CDC Guidelines for COVID-19: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/prevention-treatment.html
COVID-19 information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
CDC Framework for Mitigation: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/community-mitigation-strategy.pdf
Please sign up for Riverside Alert to receive critical City messages and alerts: http://www.riversidealert.com
World Health Organization’s (WHO) COVID-19 information: https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019
CDC COVID-19 Case Count: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/cases-in-us.html
Global Situation Reports from World Health Organization (WHO): https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/situation-reports/
California Department of Public Health:https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/OPA/Pages/Office-of-Public-Affairs.aspx
For more information on general emergency preparedness: http://www.readyriverside.org/
Active Shooter Preparedness & Response
Unfortunately, active shooter situations can occur spontaneously, without warning, in crowded public spaces and workplaces. The Federal Department of Homeland Security has provided a tip sheet on how preserve and promote public safety during an active shooter situation (PDF).
Zika Virus Information
The Northwest Mosquito and Vector Control district has issued a fact sheet on the Zika virus (PDF).