Covid-19 Coronavirus Updates

March 17 Update

Dear Business Community,

The City of Vernon has declared a local state of emergency and is taking proactive steps to mitigate the transmission of COVID-19 and to protect the public health, safety and welfare of local citizens, businesses, and employees of Vernon. As City officials continue to monitor the most recent developments and...

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Due to the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), City Hall Non-essential services have been suspended until further notice.  City Hall facilities are now closed to the public.

While the City is committed to supporting all businesses and residents and will continue to provide essential services, the closure of City Hall is a necessary step to help protect...

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March 14th Statement on the Vernon Chamber Citizen of the Year Event

After careful monitoring of the Coronavirus Disease outbreak (COVID-19) and taking a proactive approach to follow the recommendation of local, state and federal authorities on travel restrictions and meetings of large groups, Vernon Chamber of Commerce has made the conscious decision to reschedule the March 24th Corporate Citizen of the Year Awards...

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Vernon, CA (March 14, 2020) – The City of Vernon has declared a local state of emergency due to the outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). At approximately 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 14, 2020, the Honorable Mayor Melissa Ybarra, acting as the Chief Executive Officer of the Vernon Disaster Council issued Emergency Proclamation 2020-01...

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