FLASH REPORT #28 - 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)
CITY COUNCIL MEETING: Today's San José City Council meeting at 1:30 p.m. will continue as planned in the Wing Rooms at San José 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 City Council 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 and social distancing requirements. The Mayor, Councilmembers, and City staff may join the meeting via tele- or videoconference. 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.
Those at home can stream the meeting live from the City’s YouTube channel.
Updates on City of San José Services and/or Operations
- eLibrary Card Available for All: The San José Public Library eLibrary card provides residents and City employees, who don't already have a library membership, with a library card that will provide instant access to eBooks, eMedia, online learning, including Lynda.com, for free. San José residents and any City employee, regardless of home residency, can get an SJPL eLibrary card. To become a member, visit sjpl.org/elibrarycard. Have a question? Chat with the library seven days a week at sjpl.org/contact.
- Resources for Non-Profit Organizations: Community-based organizations, arts groups, and other non-profits – visit Resources for Non-Profit Organizations at https://www.sjeconomy.com/why-san-jose/covid-19-guidance.
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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.