Jefferson County
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To further combat the spread of COVID-19 in Jefferson County, Judge Jeff Branick has asked Jefferson County residents to limit activity that may put others at risk.

• Go to grocery, convenience stores or warehouses (LIMIT VISITS TO THESE LOCATIONS TO ONE FAMILY MEMBER PER HOUSEHOLD)
• Go to the pharmacy to pick up medications and other healthcare necessities
• Go to medical appointments (check with your doctor or provider first)
• Go to a restaurant for take-out, delivery or drive-thru
• Care for or support a friend or family member
• Go outside, take a walk, ride your bike, hike, jog or exercise- just keep at least six feet between you and others
• Walk your pets or take them to the veterinarian if necessary
• Help someone get necessary supplies
• Receive deliveries from businesses that provide delivery service

• Go to work unless you are providing essential services
• Visit friends and family if there isn’t an urgent need
• Maintain less than a 6 foot distance from others
• Visit loved ones in the hospital, nursing home, skilled nursing facility or other residential care facility (unless the facility website provides limited exceptions)