FLASH REPORT #61 - COVID-19 Mitigation and Response
The following is information about the City of San José’s response to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and reduce the number of people infected.
City of San José
Emergency Operations Center
Rosario Neaves, Director of Communications/EPIO: 210-823-3908
City of San José Media Line: 408-535-7777
City of San José Customer Contact Center: 3-1-1 (408-535-3500)
Interactive Q&A: Mayor Sam Liccardo will join the Mayor of San Francisco, London Breed and the Mayor of Oakland, Libby Schaaf on ABC7 today for a live Q&A session. The Mayors will join Dr. Bob Wachter, the Chair of the Department of Medicine at UCSF to discuss all things COVID-19 related in the Bay Area. Watch live at 2 p.m. Submit your questions through an online form or on Facebook live during the segment.
Updates on City of San José Services and/or Operations
- Public Health Public Service Announcement (PSA): Esther Peralez Dieckmann, Executive Director of Next Door Solutions, shares vital information for those experiencing emotional or physical abuse. Watch the video on Twitter, call their hotline at 408-279-2962, or visit nextdoorsolutions.org.
- Attend a Virtual Job Fair Featuring 25 + Employers: work2future in collaboration with San Jose City College will host a virtual, online job fair on Wednesday, April 29 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. More than 25 employers from healthcare, government, business & finance, manufacturing, hospitality, construction, and other industries will be onsite recruiting for over a hundred open positions. Free online registration is encouraged. The complete list of participating employers and open positions can be found in the Eventbrite link: Virtual Job Fair.
- AARP Launches Resource Card for All Californians: In partnership with the Governor’s Office and the California Department of Aging, AARP CA has launched the California For All resource card, a one-stop information guide on COVID-19 for all Californians. The resource card includes information on how to get caregiving support, how to stay safe at home, how to find important resources through the California Aging and Adults Information line, contacts to report fraud, abuse, or neglect, and more. The card and listed resources are available to all Californians for free. For more information and to download an electronic version of the card, visit www.states.aarp.org/california/covid19.
- 2020 National River Cleanup Day: The 2020 National River Cleanup Day, scheduled for May 16, has been cancelled due to COVID-19.
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A person’s risk for COVID-19 is not related to race, ethnicity or culture. City employees must abide by the Discrimination and Harassment policy, and treat colleagues and members of the public with courtesy and respect. Discrimination and/or Harassment of any kind is a violation of the policies and will not be tolerated.