Santa Barbara County Health Officer, Dr. Henning Ansorg has issued a Health Officer Order mandating the closure of multiple business sectors that promote the mixing of populations beyond households and create environments where physical distancing and wearing face coverings is difficult.
Governor Gavin Newsom and the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today released guidance directing that counties on the County Monitoring List for three or more consecutive days to close indoor operations for sectors that promote the mixing of populations beyond households and create environments where physical distancing and wearing face coverings is difficult.
El Departamento de Servicios de Animales del Condado de Santa Bárbara les desea a todos un feliz y seguro día festivo el 4 de julio y también les quiere recordar a propietarios de mascotas que muchos animales domésticos tienen miedo a los fuegos artificiales.
In years past, we have asked the public to leave the fireworks and pyrotechnic shows to the professionals. We recognize that due to the COVID19 pandemic those shows have been canceled in Santa Barbara County. This might entice people to purchase and put on their own fireworks shows.
In recognition of artists' essential social contributions, the Santa Barbara County Arts Commission will award up to 20 stipends of $500 each to local artists who have created work in response to this unprecedented time.
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