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QUICK FACTS: FEDERAL AID PACKAGE

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On March 27, a $2-trillion coronavirus federal aid package was enacted to help Americans cope with the economic fallout. While a number of provisions were enacted, here are four things you should know:


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City of Duarte to Implement Preventative Measures Regarding COVID-19

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In response to the increasing concerns of COVID-19 throughout L.A. County, City of Duarte leaders are implementing temporary preventative measures in City operations effective immediately.


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County Partners Launch “Project Roomkey;” A 15,000 Hotel/Motel Room Interim Shelter System Designed to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19 Among the County Homeless

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The Los Angeles County Homeless Initiative, the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) and a network of service providers for people experiencing homelessness are leading the rapid expansion of its interim shelter system in a massive public health effort that aims to bring as many people as possible inside to protect their health and prevent the spread of COVID-19.


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LOS ANGELES COUNTY EXPANDS COVID-19 DRIVE-UP TESTING SITES

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Mayor Eric Garcetti announced April 6th that any LA County resident who has symptoms and wants to be tested for the coronavirus can now apply online to be tested.


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Non-Medical Face Coverings Now Recommended for Usage by General Public

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California continues to be a leader in responding to the COVID-19 global health crisis. As more is learned about the virus, public health experts from both the ....


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Health professionals, California needs you..... Join California Health Corps Today!

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California is preparing for an increase in the number of people who urgently need health care in our communities during the COVID-19 outbreak. To meet this moment, we’re opening additional health care sites to treat people affected by COVID-19 and to relieve the pressure on our health care system by providing care for non-COVID-19 cases.


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DUARTE UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT WILL EXTEND CLOSURE OF SCHOOLS AND  CONTINUE DISTANCE LEARNING FOR REMAINDER OF THE 2019-2020 ACADEMIC YEAR

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(Duarte,CA)– Dr. Gordon Amerson, Superintendent of Duarte Unified School District, issued the statement below to parents, staff, and community members on Tuesday, April 1, 2020.


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Los Angeles County Health Officer Issues New Orders Directing Self-Quarantine and Self-Isolation

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On March 25, 2020, in an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19, protect vulnerable individuals, and prevent the Los Angeles County healthcare system from being overwhelmed, the LA County Health Officer has issued two new separate orders regarding self-quarantine and self-isolation.


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State Approves Temporary Prohibition on Evictions for Residential Tenants Affected by COVID-19; City Ordinance No Longer in Effect

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At its meeting on March 24, 2020, the Duarte City Council passed an Urgency Ordinance, placing a moratorium on evictions of residential and commercials tenants for non-payment of rent due to reasons associated with the coronavirus (COVID-19). The moratorium went into effect immediately, but has now been replaced by Governor Newsom’s Executive Order N-37-20, issued March 27, 2020. The City’s urgency ordinance is therefore no longer in effect.


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Los Angeles County Safer at Home Order Effective as of March 20

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In accordance with orders issued by Governor Gavin Newsom and the County of Los Angeles, the City of Duarte urges all residents to stay home except for essential needs to reduce the spread of COVID-19.


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Duarte Unified to Offer Grab-N-Go Meal Service for Children 18 and Under During School Closure/Dismissal Due to COVID-19

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The district will offer free meals for children 18 and under using a drive-thru and walk-up service starting Monday, March 23. Two meals will be provided daily that include lunch for that day and breakfast for the following day. Both meals will consist of an entrée, fruit/vegetable, and milk.


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Statement from Mayor Samuel Kang Regarding COVID-19

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Please view the statement from Mayor Samuel Kang regarding COVID-19.


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