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During the Safer-at-Home order the Louisville Public Library will continue to be closed to the public.  We will begin offering contactless curbside pickup of library holds, and the book return will be open, Wednesday through Friday, starting May 20. View more information about Curbside Holds Pick-Up & Book Returns.  For more information about all City facilities, visit the COVID-19 webpage.

Message from the Mayor - What Does the Stay at Home Order Mean for You?

Dear Louisville Residents,

I hope you’re doing well today and staying healthy out there! As I’m sure you are well aware, we are currently under an order from Governor Polis to stay at home through April 11th. Below is a list I found helpful that identifies what is permitted and what isn’t while the order is in effect.

Please note this isn’t a comprehensive list of essential activities and services and these may change as the situation continues to evolve. For more information, refer to the order, which includes more details.

Permitted:

  • Getting medical care for you, a family member or your pet
  • Visiting a health care professional
  • Getting medical supplies or medication
  • Going to get groceries, food (via takeout, drive-thru, food banks/pantries) or other essential household items
  • Getting supplies to work from home
  • Picking up materials from your child’s school needed for remote learning (tablet, books)
  • Going outside for physical activity, as long as you stay at least 6 feet away from people who are not in your household and follow social distancing practices – this includes driving to a trailhead
  • Going to work, ONLY if you provide essential products or services at a critical business or organization (health care operations, infrastructure operations and maintenance, government functions) – see the order for more information

Not Permitted:

  • In-person public or private gatherings of any size with people outside of your residence
  • Traveling, except to get or provide essential services or medical care
  • Carpooling with anyone outside of your residence

If you have questions, visit the State’s website at https://covid19.colorado.gov/. Many questions can be answered through the resources at this site. If something is still unclear, you should call CO-Help at 303-389-1687 or 1-877-462-2911 or email cohelp@rmpdc.org. Call 2-1-1 or 1-866-760-6489 Monday-Friday from 8 am-5 pm for help and information for human and social services-related issues. You can also reach out online at https://www.211colorado.org/. The Colorado Attorney General is taking reports of violations of the order at covid19@coag.gov. You can also report violations to Boulder County Public Health.

The City is updating information daily on its website (www.louisvilleco.gov/covid19). We also have information about resources for community members at https://www.louisvilleco.gov/residents/coronavirus-update/community-resources, additional information for local businesses at https://www.louisvilleco.gov/business/economic-development/services and details on how to support local businesses at https://www.louisvilleco.gov/business/economic-development/support-local.

The City continues to closely monitor the situation and take the appropriate precautions as recommended by Boulder County Public Health and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. I’d like to remind everyone that while the virus is serious, the majority of individuals who contract it will recover from the disease.

Please remember to comply with all public health orders and stay at home to do our part to help slow the spread. Thanks to the Louisville community for your support during this time!

 

Sincerely,

Mayor Ashley Stolzmann

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