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May 18th - The Governor for the State of Kansas, Laura Kelley, directed by Executive Order 20-31 has ordered Kansas into phase 1.5 of the AD Astra: A Plan to Reopen Kansas
May 4th Order - restrictions on restaurants opening
Local Order March 26th - Gathering to 10 or Less
Local Order March 23rd - Closes certain businesses to the public and limits mass gatherings to a total of ten (10) people.
School closing March 19th - Close Schools
January 5th 2021 Press Release - JCHD is providing COVID testing by appointment. KDHE is now completing most of the Case Investigations and Contact Tracing for Jefferson County. This allows JCHD the ability to focus on testing and vaccinations, once more vaccine becomes available.
December 4th, 2020 Press Release - quarantine guidelines will allow asymptomatic individuals that have been exposed to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 to be released from quarantine after day 7 with negative PCR test or after day 10 without a test. Note, this guidance is for asymptomatic individuals.
November 9th Press Release - Jefferson County requiring masks
July 2nd Press Release - Jefferson county not requiring masks at this time
June 22th Press Release - Phase Out-Ad Astra
May 27th press release - phase 3 of the AD Astra:
May 21st Press Release - phase 2 of the AD Astra: A Plan to Reopen Kansas and courthouse open by appointment
May 18th - phase 1.5 of the AD Astra: A Plan to Reopen Kansas and courthouse open by appointment
May 4th Press Release - restrictions on restaurants opening
April 29th Press Release - Nine cases confirmed in Jefferson County
April 16th Press Release - Update on the five Confirmed Cases
April 8th Press Release - Five tested positive in Jefferson County
March 30th Press Release -Closes the Jefferson County offices and the Jefferson County Courthouse to public foot traffic
Message from Emergency Service Director March 26th - Ambulance is still responding to all 911 calls.
March 26th Press Release - Gathering to 10 or Less
Notice of First Confirmed Case March 25th - First Confirmed Case
Message from Emergency Service Director March 23th - Ambulance is responding to 911 calls.
March 23rd Press Release - Closes certain businesses to the public and limits mass gatherings to a total of ten (10) people.
Message From Sheriff March 19th - Limited access to the Sheriff’s Office
Quarantine Recommendations March 24th - Quarantine Guidelines from State of Kansas.
KDHE Update March 19th - Numbers of positive in Kansas As of March 19th
If You Are Sick - What to if you are sick
Reduce the Spread - How to reduce the spread of COVID-19