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File #: 235-2020    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Afternoon Administrative Report Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 7/21/2020 In control: CITY COUNCIL
On agenda: 8/4/2020 Final action:
Title: Proclamation of Local Emergency to Respond to the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
To: Honorable Mayor and Members of City Council

From: Steve Potter, City Manager

Prepared By: Liz Habkirk, Deputy City Manager

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Proclamation of Local Emergency to Respond to the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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RECOMMENDED ACTION:
Recommendation

Continue the Proclamation of Local Emergency authorizing the City Manager to take actions necessary to respond to the Coronavirus (COVID-19); and ratify actions taken by the City Manager in implementation of the Proclamation of Local Emergency.

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DISCUSSION:
The catastrophic coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) has severely impacted the community of residents, businesses, property owners, and visitors that are served by the City of Napa; and it has concurrently and similarly severely impacted the operations and services that are provided by the City's governmental organization to the community. Accordingly, on March 15, 2020, the City Manager issued a Proclamation of Local Emergency to Respond to the Coronavirus (Proclamation No. P2020-001), which was ratified by City Council on March 16, 2020. The ongoing impacts of COVID-19 on the community and the City's operations have been documented and described in public reports to support the City Council's continuation of the Local Emergency on March 31, 2020, April 7, 2020, April 21, 2020, May 5, 2020, May 19, 2020, June 2, 2020, June 16 and July 21, 2020. The City Manager also issued Proclamation No. P2020-002 and Proclamation No. P2020-003 in response to specific actions taken to help mitigate the impacts of COVID-19

Since the last report to the City Council, the City Manager has determined that the conditions of local emergency continue to exist in the City, and the City Manager has taken additional administrative actions in implementation of the Proclamation of Local Emergency. Because the impacts of COVID-19, and the City's actions in response, are evolving so fast and continuously, City staff will provide an update to the status of those impacts and ...

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