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COVID-19 Resources & Updates


Dial 2-1-1 or 1-833-DIAL211 (833-342-5211) to talk with a call center representative about any non-emergency and non-medical inquiries regarding COVID-19.

Questions about Operating Your Restaurant/Bar?  Call or email Amy Irani, Nevada County Environmental Health, (530) 265-1222 (option #3),

July 22, 2020 - Grant Opportunity if State Fund Is Your Insurance Carrier - With State Fund's Compensation Relief Fund of $50 million, policy holders may receive a grant up to $10,000 or double their Estimated Annual Premium, whichever is less. These are grants, not loans, and do not need to be repaid.

July 14, 2020 - Update on Reclosures 

July 13, 2020 - Gov. Newsom Orders Closure of Bars and Indoor Dining

July 10, 2020 - Stay Healthy: Town of Truckee, Tahoe Forest Health System, Truckee Chamber & TDMA

July 1, 2020 - MASKS MAKE A DIFFERENCE Fact Sheet

July 1, 2020 - MASK MAKE A DIFFERENCE Fact Sheet (in Spanish)

July 1, 2020 - WHY NO SOCIAL GATHERINGS Fact Sheet

NEW! MASKS REQUIRED & Distancing Posters for Download from Nevada County - June 25, 2020

June 18, 2020 -  California Department of Public Health Mandates Use of Face Masks in Outdoor Settings with Limited Exceptions

June 19, 2020 - Nevada County Launches "Let's Talk Nevada County" Wellness Campaign

NEWS! Local Businesses Provide Protective Gear and Supplies

NEWS! FREE New COVID-19 Testing in Truckee - Testing for Everyone, Symptomatic or Not: Appointments HERE


New! Ask Nevada County: Improve your community. Report an issue and watch it get fixed. Click HERE

Reopening in Stages 2 & 3: Guidance and Prevention

May 19, 2020 - Nevada County provides guidance as businesses are cleared to reopen. Source:  Note: The County's website changes frequently.  Check back for updated guidelines.

May 26, 2020 - Reopen Nevada County: A Plan to Reopen in Stages While Limiting the Local Spread of COVID-19

Town of Truckee Business Reopening FAQs

2nd Town of Truckee Business Outdoor Space Flexibility Allowance 

As of June 2, 2020, the Town of Truckee extended their outdoor use allowance for businesses to utilize outside space without permits until October 1, 2020 and:

  • Will allow for existing fitness and dance studios to open in outdoor spaces adjacent to their existing location ahead of Stage 3 reopening.
  • Businesses selling alcoholic beverages may open as long as they serve food during the hours that alcohol is served (can be prepared off-site or from a food truck on-site).
  • Food trucks may operate for the same hours as the primary use on-site and may utilize parking areas (except ADA spots) for the truck and seating.

Town of Truckee Temporary Land Use Modifications for Businesses - June 2, 2020

Town of Truckee Business Outdoor Space Guidelines -  May 12, 2020


LODGING - Open June 12, 2020

(In preparation for opening. Lodging has not been cleared to open yet.)

RETAIL – Open for In-Store Shopping
You must have a COVID 19 operational workplan that customers and employees can see. Read “Practical Advice

RESTAURANTS – Open for In-Restaurant Dining
You must have a COVID 19 operational workplan that customers and employees can see. Read “Practical Advice



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Town of Truckee Updates

The Town of Truckee's website has been revised with up-to-date Truckee COVID-19 information and directs residents to Nevada County Public Health department for frequent and detailed updates on Coronavirus response and preparedness. Read these frequently asked questions about California Governor Gavin Newsom's state-wide  stay-at-home order.

Tahoe Forest Health System Updates & Statistics

If you are experiencing fever, cough, or shortness of breath and for more information on when to seek care for respiratory symptoms, please call the Tahoe Forest Health System COVID-19 Hotline at (530) 582-3450, available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. every day. Visit TFHS's website for more prevention, protection and health information and statistics. 

Help Truckee: COVID-19 Emergency Funds & Resources

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a toll on individuals, businesses and nonprofits and there are many in critical need of support. It has also brought our community together to help one another. From regional emergency funds to businesses creating their own Go Fund Me campaigns, there are many opportunities to make donations. This Roundup will be updated as we learn of more requests for funding. Every dollar donated can have an enormous impact on an individual, business, nonprofit and our community.

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