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To continue to slow the spread of COVID-19 Denver is now in the 'Safer at Home' phase. Read about city regulations in Denver and surrounding counties here. Be prepared for state and local public health orders to be extended, amended, or changed as needed to protect public health.
Summary of Denver's Safer-at-Home Order
The city is gradually moving from an emergency response phase into one of relief and recovery. Read more here
  • As of Wednesday, May 6, 2020, face coverings are mandatory while inside of or waiting in line to enter any retail or commercial business, or any location or facility offering government of health care services, and waiting for or riding on public transportation.

  • As of May 9, 2020, many businesses are allowed to re-open with 50% of employees if able to maintain six-foot physical distancing, abide by the face covering order and other guidelines.​ See what is open here

  • Find guidance for residents here
  • Find guidance for businesses here
Summary of Colorado's Safer-at-Home Order
Right now, we are in Level 2: Safer at Home. Coloradans are no longer ordered to stay home, but are strongly advised to stay at home. Critical businesses are open and non-critical businesses are operating with restrictions. Find frequently asked questions here
  • Critical businesses are still open.

  • Non-critical businesses are open with restrictions.

  • Stay at home as much as possible.

  • Practice good hygiene. Wash your hands frequently and don’t touch your face.

  • Wear a face covering or mask when you leave your home.

  • Connect with neighbors and loved ones virtually.

Call 2-1-1 to report Denver businesses that you believe should be closed, that are not practicing social distancing, that are not maintaining a clean and safe work environment, or that are violating any other city laws. 

Last updated on: Wednesday, April 20th