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Posted on: October 20, 2020

Napa County Moves to Orange Tier

Less Restrictive Tier of State’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy

Napa, CA - Every county in California is assigned to a colored tier of the State’s COVID-19 Blueprint for a Safer Economy, based on its test positivity, adjusted case rate ...

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Napa County News
Posted on: October 16, 2020

Additional Road Closures Lifted

The following roads are now open:

  • Spring Mountain Road to the Sonoma/Napa County Line. (Spring Mountain Road remains closed on the Sonoma County side)
  • Langtry Road
  • Old Lawley Toll Rd.

Road Closures: 

The following road remains closed:

  • Old Howell Mounta...
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Napa County News
Posted on: October 15, 2020

Napa County on Track to Move to Orange Tier

Napa, CA - Every county in California is assigned to a colored tier of the State’s COVID-19 Blueprint for a Safer Economy, based on its test positivity, adjusted case rate and health equity metric. Napa County is currently in the red tier but ma...

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Napa County News
Posted on: October 15, 2020

Private Water Wells and Springs Impacted by Wildfire

[En Español abajo]

Properties with a private water well or spring in or near a wildfire zone may have impacted water systems. After a wildfire, well components and pipelines may be damaged due to excessive heat. Plastic and some metal components...

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Additional Info... Napa County News
Posted on: October 14, 2020

Additional Evacuation Orders Lifted for West St. Helena

West of St. Helena

The following area has had their Evacuation Order lifted:

  • All addresses on Diamond Mountain Road
  • All addresses on Spring Mountain Road
  • All addresses on White Sulphur Springs Road

**NOTE**

Spring Mountain Road is closed to through traffic, onl...

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Napa County News
Posted on: October 13, 2020

Private Debris and Ash Removal (DAR) Update

Non-Residential property owners that wish to conduct private debris and ash removal, at their own expense, may apply to do so now for both the Hennessey Fire and the Glass Fire 

Napa, CA - As Napa County moves into the recovery phase from the Henn...

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Napa County News
Posted on: October 13, 2020

Health advisory issued for Adventist Medical Center in St. Helena due to recent Fires

Residents in need of acute medical care are asked to seek alternate solutions until the facility is operational.

Due to the recent fires, Adventist Medical Center in St. Helena remains closed until further notice. The facility is not prepared to receive pa...

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Napa County News
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Additional evacuation warnings and orders lifted

Deer Park: 

The following area has had their Evacuation Order lifted:

  • All addresses on Glass Mountain Rd, Glass Mountain Ln and Elmshaven Rd. and all addresses accessed via Crystal Springs Road.
  • Glass Mountain Rd is open to traffic in both direction...
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Napa County News
Posted on: October 12, 2020

COVID-19 Testing Update - Actualización de pruebas de detección de COVID-19

As of Monday, October 12, 2020, Napa County has COVID-19 testing capacity and availability within the next week. Test results are coming back within 2-5 days and it is important for Napa County to maintain high testing numbers in order to avoid business r...

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Public Health
Posted on: October 8, 2020

Napa County Offers Tips for a Safe Halloween

Halloween Guidelines in English

Napa, CA – Residents are urged to celebrate Halloween safely during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Traditional activities like door to door trick-or-treating and indoor parties or haunted houses are considered extremely high risk and are strongl...

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Additional Info... Napa County News
Posted on: October 5, 2020

Wildfire Local Assistance Center Opens in Napa County

Local Assistance Center Opens Monday, October 5th in Napa County Napa, CA - Individuals, families, and business owners in Napa County affected by the 2020 Glass Fire can begin the process of receiving support through the Napa County Local Assista...

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Schedule an appointment now... Napa County News
Posted on: October 1, 2020

Clarification to IPAWS emergency alert message sent by Napa County OES

The message you received earlier was an emergency alert warning system tool sent to mobile phones, called IPAWS. The message was intending to alert all Napa County of current fire danger in Northern Napa County. There are currently no new fires. The Glass...

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Additional Info... Napa County News
Posted on: September 29, 2020

Evacuation order for entire community of Angwin

[En Español Abajo]

The entire community of Angwin has been upgraded from an evacuation warning to an evacuation order.

This includes:

  • South of Chiles Pope Valley Road
  • East of Ink Grade Road
  • West of Pope Valley Cross Road

All Evacuation Warnings in th...

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Napa County News
Posted on: September 28, 2020

COVID-19 Guidance for Fire Evacuees

COVID-19 Guidance for Fire Evacuees

Individuals who are seeking shelter are reminded to bring a face covering, practice good hygiene habits, such as handwashing, and adhere to social distancing protocols. If you have been evacuated due to the fire...

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Napa County News
Posted on: September 27, 2020

New Evacuation Warnings for Glass Fire

Evacuation Map, Click Link.

An evacuation warning has been issued from Deer Park Road south along the eastside of Silverado Trail to Howell Mountain Road Conn Valley Road, including Meadowood Resort is also under an evacuation warning. An evacuation warnin...

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Evacuation Map Napa County News
Posted on: September 21, 2020

Local Assistance Center Update

Local Assistance Center Update
The in-person Local Assistance Center will be transitioning to virtual service beginning Friday, September 25th, 2020 due to a steady decline in foot traffic. Services including emergency public assistance, mental health supp...
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Additional Info... Napa County News
Posted on: September 16, 2020

Berryessa Highlands Water Quality Testing Update

[En Español abajo]

As reported on September 4, 2020, the State Water Resource Control Board, Division of Drinking Water (DDW), issued a “Do Not Drink-Do Not Boil” order (Order) to the NBRID-Berryessa Highlands Water System, ...

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Napa County News
Posted on: September 16, 2020

California Deploys over $10 million of Non-Response Follow Up Funding to Double Down on 2,000 Census

Funding will ramp up state efforts to count Californians ahead of the U.S. Census Bureau ending operations September 30, in 30 days

SACRAMENTO – With just 30 days left to respond to the 2020 Census, the California Complete Count &nda...

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Additional Info... Napa County News
Posted on: September 4, 2020

PG&E Supports Customers Impacted by Recent Lightning-Sparked Wildfires

e-mail: [email protected] 24-hour News Hotline for journalists: 415.973.5930

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.—As part of its commitment to help communities recover from the August wildfires in Northern California, Pacific Gas and Electric Co...

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Napa County News
Posted on: September 4, 2020

Property Tax Postponement Applications Now Available

SACRAMENTO—State Controller Betty T. Yee today announced that applications for property tax deferment for the 2020-2021 tax year are now available.  

California’s Property Tax Postponement (PTP) Program, administered by Control...

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Napa County News
Posted on: September 4, 2020

Water Alert Issued for Berryessa Highlands

Napa Berryessa Resort Improvement District

1195 Third Street, Suite 101  Napa, CA 94559-3092

Main: (707) 253-4351    

Fax: (707) 253-4627   

- UNSAFE WATER ALERT - 

DO NOT DRINK YOUR WATER 

- Failur...

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Napa County News
Posted on: August 28, 2020

Wildfire Local Assistance Center Opens in Napa County

Individuals, families, and business owners in Napa County affected by the 2020 Lightning Fire Complex can begin the process of receiving support through the Napa County Local Assistance Center (LAC). The center will continue to provide "One Stop Info...

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Napa County News
Posted on: August 25, 2020

Wildfire Community Briefing 8/25/2020

Napa County Office of Emergency Services continues to collaborate with CALFIRE to provide information about mandatory evacuation orders, as well as evacuation warnings and road closures related to the ongoing ’LNU Lightning Complex’. A...

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Additional Assistance Info... Napa County News
Posted on: August 21, 2020

Wildfire Community Briefing 08/21/2020

Community Briefing Recordings with CALFIRE and Napa County 08-21-2020

Wildfire Community Briefing

Napa County will be hosting the Incident Commander of CAL FIRE’s Incident Management Team 2 at a virtual Community Briefing so...

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Napa County News
Posted on: August 4, 2020

Community Rating System Update

Napa County’s Director of Planning, Building, & Environmental Services announced today an update to Napa County’s rating in the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Community Rating System (CRS). Federal Emergency...

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Napa County News
Posted on: July 7, 2020

Napa County Placed on Statewide COVID-19 Monitoring List

The California Department of Public Health has notified Napa County Public Health that the reported COVID-19 case rate over the past fourteen days has placed Napa County on the statewide monitoring list due to having 137.9 cases per 100,000 population ove...

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Napa County News
Posted on: June 4, 2020

Napa County Issues Guidance to Reopen Children’s Summer Schools and Day Camps

Napa County has developed interim guidance for Napa County children’s summer schools and day camps so they may immediately begin to reopen safely.

The State of California has announced in some instances that a Stage 2 business sector is permitted...

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Napa County News
Posted on: May 26, 2020

Napa County: Stay Safe During Hot Weather

(NAPA, CALIF.) – With temperatures expected to reach above 100°F degrees in some parts of Napa County this week, Public Health Officer, Dr. Karen Relucio, encourages residents to prepare for the hot weather.

“When temperatures a...

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Napa County News
Posted on: May 26, 2020

Hair Salons and Barber Shops May Re-Open in Napa County with Modifications

The California Department of Public Health has released guidance for reopening Hair Salons and Barber Shops for limited services. Services that require touching a client’s face remain prohibited at this time. 

Hair salons and barber shop...

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Napa County News
Posted on: May 11, 2020

Napa County Confirms Third Death Due to COVID-19

(NAPA, CALIF.) - Napa County Public Health is reporting a third confirmed death of a local resident due to COVID-19.  The death occurred on May 10, 2020. 

The individual was an elderly patient from the City of Napa who was receiving end-o...

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Napa County News
Posted on: May 8, 2020

Napa County Modifies Shelter at Home Order

County Businesses to Gradually Open through State-Guided Process

(NAPA, CALIF.) – Napa County has modified its Shelter At Home Order to reflect the State of California’s Stay At Home Order and “Roadmap to Modify the Stay at Ho...

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Napa County News
Posted on: April 3, 2020

Local Hazardous Waste Facility Remains Open to Public

Despite the closure of several public hazardous waste facilities in the S. F. Bay Area, the Napa-Vallejo Household Hazardous Waste Facility remains open to the public. Residents of all Napa County communities may drop off hazardous materials they generate...

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Napa Recycling - Hazardous Waste Information Napa County News
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Napa County Issues Shelter-At-Home Order Starting Friday

(NAPA, CALIF.) – A shelter-at-home order has been issued by Napa County Public Health Officer Dr. Karen Relucio that will take effect at midnight on Friday, March 20, 2020, as part of the County’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The...

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Napa County News
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Napa County Issues New Health Order Limiting Private and Public Gatherings

County has not issued shelter-in-place order; explanation provided below

(NAPA, CALIF.) – Napa County Public Health Officer Dr. Karen Relucio today issued a new health order, effective midnight tonight, limiting public and private gatherings in r...

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Napa County News
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Napa Valley Transportation Authority (NVTA) Temporarily Reducing Vine Transit Services

There is no higher priority to our community than the safety of the riding public. NVTA is working closely with county and local officials to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. Currently, there are no confirmed cases in Napa County and the health risk from ...

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Napa County News
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Napa County Encourages Online Public Participation in March 17th Board of Supervisors Meeting

(NAPA, CA) During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Napa County is committed to public participation in County Government in a manner that is consistent with guidance provided by our Public Health official. These guidelines relate to social distancing, and are inten...

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County Executive Office
Posted on: March 12, 2020

Napa County Postpones Commercial Cannabis Informational Workshops

NAPA, CA— In response to recent developments surrounding coronavirus (COVID-19), Napa County has postponed public workshops on March 25 and 26 to discuss issues surrounding legalization of commercial cannabis activities.

The decision is in respon...

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Napa County News
Posted on: March 12, 2020

Napa County Declares Public Health Emergency over Coronavirus

(NAPA, CALIF.)  Dr. Karen Relucio, Napa County Public Health Officer, today declared a local health emergency for Napa County in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Napa County has zero confirmed cases at this time. A local health em...

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Napa County News
Posted on: March 12, 2020

‘Battle of the Valley’ Charity Basketball Game Cancelled

NAPA, CA— The sixth annual Battle of the Valley charity basketball tournament scheduled for March 26 has been cancelled.

The decision was made in light of recent state and local decisions and declarations calling for the cancellation of large pub...

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Napa County News
Posted on: March 2, 2020

Napa County Opens New Segment of Devlin Road

NAPA, CA – Napa County on Monday celebrated the opening of a new segment of Devlin Road, providing motorists in south county with a way to avoid Highway 29 between Soscol Ferry Road and South Kelly Road.

The new Devlin section, known as Segment E...

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Napa County News
Posted on: February 25, 2020

Napa Hospitality Businesses Working Together to Find Good Help

On March 3rd more than 30 of Napa’s leading hospitality employers will participate in the Hospitality Career Expo. The annual Career Expo combines a traditional job fair (employer booths and on-site interviews) with hospitality career pathways, ...

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Napa County News
Posted on: February 19, 2020

Anthony Halstead Appointed Napa County’s Director of Library Services & Community Outreach

NAPA, CA— Anthony Halstead has been appointed Napa County’s Director of Library Services & Community Outreach, replacing Danis Kreimeier who retired in December. 

Halstead has been with Napa County since May 2009, when he w...

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Napa County News
Posted on: February 18, 2020

First Confirmed Novel Coronavirus Case in Napa County

Patient in isolation at Queen of the Valley; second case under investigation

(NAPA, CALIF.)  A single case of novel coronavirus (COVID-2019) has been confirmed in Napa County, and is under isolation at Queen of the Valley Medical Center. A second ...

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Napa County News
Posted on: February 18, 2020

Primer caso del nuevo coronavirus confirmado en el Condado de Napa

Paciente se encuentra en aislamiento en el hospital Queen of the Valley; segundo caso bajo investigación

(NAPA, CALIF.) Se ha confirmado un caso del nuevo coronavirus (COVID-2019) en el Condado de Napa. Actualmente el paciente está ba...

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Napa County News