Pasadena Will Align With State and Maintain Current Requirements for Face Masks Until June 15

PASADENA, Calif.—Last week, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released guidance indicating that people who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 can resume some activities without wearing masks or physically distancing except where required by local law and regulations, including local business and workplace guidance. This statement of confidence in the efficacy of COVID-19 vaccines is welcome and supported by science. On May 17, the state announced that existing face mask guidance remains in place until June 15.... continue reading »"Pasadena Will Align With State and Maintain Current Requirements for Face Masks Until June 15"

City of Pasadena Issues Order Requiring Face Coverings

PASADENA, Calif.—City of Pasadena Public Health Officer Dr. Ying-Ying Goh has issued a revised order for control of COVID-19 requiring face coverings for essential workers, along with customers patronizing essential businesses. The revised order is effective immediately and will remain in effect until further notice. “This order by no means replaces the need for physical distancing and everyday hygiene precautions, such as frequent hand washing,” said Dr. Goh. “When you do need to venture out for groceries or other essentials,... continue reading »"City of Pasadena Issues Order Requiring Face Coverings"