FLASH REPORT #81 - 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)
Updates on City of San José Services and/or Operations
- Sharing Stories of Hope: The San José community is pulling together during the COVID-19 pandemic with acts of kindness, generosity, and creativity. The City of San José would like to share these stories on our social media channels to lift up our residents during this difficult time. If you have seen or experienced an inspiring story or moment of compassion, small or large, that you would like to share, please let the City’s communications team know. Send an email to CMOCommunications@sanjoseca.gov.
- Public Service Announcement (PSA): Yvonne Maxwell, Executive Director of Ujima Adult and Family Services, reminds us of the importance of staying connected with each other for our well-being while following the County health department guidelines. Watch the video on the City of San José’s YouTube channel: Yvonne Maxwell.
- Zoom From Your Favorite Park: San José Parks, Recreation, and Neighborhood Services has released free wallpaper photos from local parks and community centers to use as virtual backgrounds for online video chats. The backgrounds include Alum Rock Park, Roosevelt Community Center, Emma Prusch Farm Park and more. All images can be downloaded, bit.ly/prns-backgrounds. Now you can take your meeting at a park.
- U.S. Census Virtual Community Event: Do you want to learn more about the 2020 Census and how it impacts you and your community? Join Sonny Lê from the U.S. Census Bureau on May 1 at 11:00 a.m. for a live conversation about the 2020 Census via www.radiotiengnuoctoi.com or the TNT Radio App. The event will be conducted in Vietnamese and is sponsored by the California Healthy Nail Salon Collaborative and the U.S. Census Bureau. Getting counted in the 2020 Census means money for our communities for critical programs that support housing, education, health, nutrition and emergency preparedness. Complete the census questionnaire from the comfort and safety of your home online (my2020census.gov), by phone (844-330-2020) or mail. Make sure to include everyone living and sleeping in your home, including babies, roommates, and friends. By law, the US Census Bureau cannot share individual census responses with others, including federal, state and local agencies, law enforcement, landlords, etc.
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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.