Confirmed Cases of Covid Climb but No Deaths of County Locals

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 09, 2020 / comments

[Cris Alarcon]

On the 8th an addition case was confirmed in a Greater Placerville resident and on the 9th another new case was confirmed in an El Dorado Hills resident bring the title cases confirmed to 30.

No deaths reported to county residents.

South Lake Tahoe has no new cases confirmed since a "No Travel" measure was put in place restricting travel to SLT.

On the West End of the County the confirmed cases continue to climb reaching the highest number of confirmed cases of any region in the county.

Latest Barton Health Response To Coronavirus Covid-19

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 08, 2020 / comments

[Barton Health]

(South Lake Tahoe, CA) - Working closely with state and county health agencies in a regional response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Barton Health is preparing for an anticipated patient surge by more than doubling its hospital bed capacity as well as expanding its facilities to accommodate patients who may be infected by the virus.

El Dorado Irrigation District Recreation Areas Closed to Prevent Spread of COVID-19

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 08, 2020 / comments


Protecting the Public and Our Employees is a Priority

Please note that all of EID/Sly Park Recreation Area's day-use and camping areas are closing to the public until we receive further notice from the state, county and/or Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Post Date:  4/2/20 11:30am

EID's/Sly Park Recreation Area will continue to remain closed to the public through April 30.

California State Parks Closes Vehicular Access at all State Parks

CANCELLED - Parks and Rec Commission April 16 2020 Meeting

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 08, 2020 / comments

[El Dorado County]


Meeting Name:    
Parks and Recreation Commission    Agenda

Meeting date/time:    
4/16/2020 3:00 PM
Meeting location:
Board of Supervisors Meeting Room 330 Fair Lane Placerville, CA 95667

In order to comply with the Governor’s shelter in place order and the direction of the County Public Health Officer, the Parks and Recreation Commission meeting of April 16, 2020 has been CANCELLED.

New Confirmed COVID cases shifts county "Hot Zone" to El Dorado Hills

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 07, 2020 / comments

[Cris Alarcon]

As of April 7, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. El Dorado County Confirmed COVID cases increases to 28. Most confirmed cases shift from South Lake Tahoe to El Dordo Hills.

Cases by Residential address:
El Dorado Hills = 10
South Tahoe area = 9
Greater Placervill area = 4
Canmeron Park area = 3
North County [Divide] = 2

Cases by Gender:
Male = 15
Female = 13

Cases by age group:
Average = 50-years-old
18-49 = 14
50-64 = 10
65+ = 4