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Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

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Posted on February 5, 2021

Friday, February 5, 2021

No new cases of COVID-19 and zero deaths were reported Thursday in Sierra County. According to the New Mexico Department of Health, over 15% of Sierra County’s population have been partially or fully vaccinated.

Sierra County is currently at the Yellow Level with an average percent of positive COVID-19 cases less than 5%. Allowing for the following:

  • Essential businesses (non-retail): No capacity restrictions.
  • Essential retail spaces: 33% of maximum capacity.
  • Food and drink establishments: 25% of maximum capacity for indoor dining.
  • All other businesses: 25% of maximum capacity.
  • Houses of worship: 33% of the maximum capacity.
  • Places of lodging: 60% of maximum occupancy.
  • Mass gatherings limit: 10 persons; 25 vehicles.
  • Close-contact recreational facilities: Remain closed.