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Madera County Re-opening: Now in Stage 2.5

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Roadmap to Reopening

The California Roadmap to Reopening is Governor Newsom's four stage plan to protect public safety while allowing business & services to resume. Madera County is currently in later stage 2 (2.5).  (For further detail on Madera-specific stages: English | Spanish)

Now We Can Do More!  

Places of worship, salons & barbershops are state approved for modified reopening, as well as all retail.  In later stage 2 (2.5), dine-in restaurants open with modifications, along with offices and limited services.  School openings will be determined by local districts at a later date. 

Later Stage 2 (2.5) Businesses Modified Open & Closed
Open   Not yet open
  • Dine-in restaurants
  • In-store retail
  • Non-essential offices; teleworking encouraged
  • Outdoor museums
  • Essential businesses
  • Manufacturing sector
  • Logistics sector
  • Outdoor recreating with physical distancing
  • Car washes and pet grooming
  • Childcare
  • Barber shops & salons
  • Religious services and cultural ceremonies
  • Personal services such as nail salons, tattoo parlors, gyms and fitness studios
  • Hospitality services, such as bars, wineries, tasting rooms and lounges
  • Entertainment venues, such as movie theaters, gaming, gambling, and arcade venues, and pro sports, indoor museums and gallery spaces, zoos, and libraries
  • Community centers, public pools, playgrounds, and picnic areas
  • Nightclubs
  • Concert venues
  • Live audience sports
  • Festivals, theme parks
  • Hotels/lodging for leisure and tourism
  •         (School opening will be determined by local school districts)   
  • Swap meets (open May 31)

Actions taken to move Madera County from beginning stage 2 to later stage 2 (2.5)

Madera County met criteria set forth by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) to move to later stage 2 (2.5).  The readiness criteria were:

Indicators   Status
 1. Epidemiological Stability (Hospitalizations & cases)  Met
 2. Testing capacity  Met 
 3. Hospital surge capacity  Met
 4. Protection of essential workers  Met
 5. Containment capacity (Contact tracing)  Met
 6. Vulnerable populations  Met



Business Resources, Stage 2.5
California Roadmap to Re-Opening
What is open in California?