Press Release

State health department amends Safer-At-Home public health order allowing professional sports to resume and temporarily closing bars


DENVER, July 1, 2020:  The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) released an amended Public Health Order 20-28 for the Safer at Home and in the Vast, Great Outdoors phase. The order is effective until July 30.
The new guidance and changes are listed below:

State provides tips for enjoying a safe Independence Day holiday


DENVER, July 1, 2020 -- As Coloradans get ready to celebrate Independence Day weekend, state officials ask everyone to continue acting responsibly to limit the spread of COVID-19 and to follow all fire restrictions. Colorado has made great progress, but we don’t want our summer fun to result in more cases. We all share the responsibility for protecting the workers we interact with, our loved ones, and higher-risk populations. While celebrating, Coloradans should:

Colorado Office of Emergency Management uses donated warehouse space for state COVID-19 response efforts

The Colorado Office of Emergency Management announces that global logistics real estate leader Prologis, Inc. has donated 64,491 square feet of warehouse space to the State Emergency Operations Center.  The space will be used for storage and distribution of critical personal protective equipment (PPE) and COVID-19 resources supporting state and local efforts through the end of the year.  The donation is valued at more than $304,720.