Government emergency actions

State emergency actions

Gov. Jay Inslee has announced a series of emergency actions to stop the spread of coronavirus including a statewide stay-at-home order, restrictions on non-essential businesses, school closures, and rules to protect residents of nursing homes and adult family care centers.

Local emergency actions

Local jurisdictions may choose to impose additional actions or guidance to their communities. You can locate information from your local health departments through the state Department of Health’s local district directory.

Federal emergency actions and guidance

The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention COVID-19 page is an excellent source of information and guidance about federal actions and guidance for travelers, employers, schools and community and faith-based organizations.