DENVER (March 26, 2020) – The Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA) is urging consumers to take extra precaution to avoid scams that prey on fears and anxiety related to the spread of COVID-19. During times of emergencies or natural disasters, scammers seek to take advantage of vulnerable populations, and federal agencies are receiving reports about scams related to banking, financial services, insurance, healthcare services and more. Scammers seek to get your personal financial or healthcare information, credit card information, social security number, or are seeking to sell you aRead More
Despite the public health order to remain at home, thousands of individuals are congregating to the same areas – and that means hundreds of vehicles being parked dangerously.
Statement: Metro Denver Public Health Departments Rescind Stay at Home Public Health Orders; Adopt State Order Boulder County Public Health, Jefferson County Public Health and Tri-County Health Department applaud Gov. Polis and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment for issuing a Stay at Home Public Health Order effective Mar. 26 to protect the health and safety of our communities. After much discussion and consideration, our three local health departments have decided to rescind our local level Orders and formally adopt the state’s Order. We believe this actionRead More
USDA Implements Immediate Measures to Help Rural Residents, Businesses and Communities Affected by COVID-19
USDA Rural Development has taken a number of immediate actions to help rural residents, businesses and communities.
Farmers and ranchers celebrate Colorado Ag Day in the fields
Colorado Delegation Calls on Federal Health Agency to Grant Colorado More Flexibility to Respond to Coronavirus Pandemic
Delegation Letter Supports State of Colorado’s Application for 1135 Waiver from HHS
To all who work in agriculture: the Colorado Department of Agriculture thanks you!
Today Gov. Polis sent a letter to the Presidents of Albertsons Companies encouraging new safety protocols for customers and employees.
The Colorado State Emergency Operations Center (EOC) and Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) are now shipping supplies from the Strategic National Stockpile across Colorado to help communities respond to COVID-19.
State health department issues public health order reducing in-person work and increasing social distancing
In accordance with Governor Polis’ executive order, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment issued a public health order implementing a 50% reduction in non-essential business in-person work and increasing social distancing.