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Tools and resources to help businesses reopen responsibly.

Page last updated: Jan. 13, 2021 at 8:15 a.m.

We know you have questions and we do too! Below are the responses we have received from the California Department of Public Health to the most frequently asked clarification questions:

State of California Order

January 13, 2021

With the regional stay-at-home order now lifted in Placer County, purple tier restrictions under the state's Blueprint for a Safer Economy remain in effect. See what's open here.

Guidance for Temporary Structures for Outdoor Business Operations

As it starts to get colder, restaurants and other businesses required to operate outdoors may wish to enclose outdoor temporary structures like tents and canopies to contain heat and avoid rain. Find out what qualifies as outdoor operations in the new CDPH guidance for temporary structures.

General Workplace Questions


What should I do if an employee tests positive for COVID-19?

Read more about Responding to COVID-19 Outbreaks in the Workplace.

What should I do if I have been exposed to COVID-19?

View the flowchart from Placer County Public Health. 

Additional COVID-19 resources are available at placer.ca.gov/coronavirus/guidance.