Today Modesto Mayor Ted Brandvold and the full City Council voted in favor of adopting a proclamation of existence of a local emergency in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19). On Friday, March 13, 2020, City Manager Joe Lopez, as the Director of Emergency Services for the City of Modesto, signed the proclamation, and at today’s emergency meeting, the Council finalized the action and took additional steps to ensure the health and well being of our residents and businesses.
In addition to ratifying the proclamation, the Council also approved the following items in the resolution:
City of Modesto COVID-19 Emergency Resolution
City of Modesto COVID-19 Emergency Proclamation