FLASH REPORT #18 - 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)
Today’s San Jose City Council meeting will continue as planned, and will begin at 1:30 p.m. at San Jose City Hall located at 200 East Santa Clara Street. During item 3.1, Report of the City Manager, Dave Sykes will provide a comprehensive update to the Mayor and Councilmembers about the City’s response to COVID-19 and describe the City’s continuity of operations plans.
The meeting space will be set up to comply with the County of Santa Clara Order’s Social Distancing Requirements. The Mayor, Councilmembers, and City staff will be located in the Wing Rooms. The public is invited to attend in the Council Chambers and Rotunda where the meeting will be live-streamed. Public speaking cards will be made available by staff and brought to the Mayor. The public will use a speakerphone to make public comment.
FOR MEDIA: Limited seating will be available in the Wing Rooms. Overflow seating will be available in the Council Chambers behind the normal press seating area and in the Rotunda.
For those at home, stream the meeting live from the City’s YouTube channel.
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.