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    18.    
City Council Regular
Meeting Date: 06/23/2020  

SUBJECT:
CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19) UPDATE
RECOMMENDATION:
Receive and file Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Update.
BACKGROUND/ANALYSIS:
There have been recent actions taken by the state, San Bernardino County, and City of Chino Hills related to the Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) public health emergency since our last COVID-19 update on June 9, 2020.

Recent Developments
  • June 12, 2020: California Department of Public Health allowed for the reopening of several sectors and released guidance outlining the requirements for reopening. These included: schools and school-based programs; restaurants, bars, and wineries; fitness centers and gyms (including pools); hotels, lodging, and short term rentals; and family entertainment centers. Two additional categories specifically impacting City operations are: outdoor recreation and day camps.
  • June 18, 2020: The State issued mandate requiring face coverings when outside the home with limited exceptions. 
  • June 19, 2020: California Department of Public Health allowed personal care services to reopen including: nail salons, tattoo studios, waxing, and massage services.
  • Following the release of revised California Department of Public Health guidance and in recognition of input provided by the public, the City has made the following adjustments to City amenities:
  • June 16, 2020: Vila Borba dog park water stations for dogs, benches and picnic table available for use;
  • June 18, 2020: Chino Hills Skate Park reopened;
  • June 22, 2020: McCoy equestrian arenas available for open rides with reduced operating hours; and
  • Signage advising users of the risks associated with using these restored amenities were installed. 
Current City Activity
  • City staff is currently developing plans for a small day camp.
  • City staff is continuing to partner with the San Bernardino County Department of Public Health, the Sheriff’s Department, Chino Valley Fire, and Chino Valley Unified School District to host a testing site at Chino Hills High School.
  • City staff continues to evaluate and plan for the reopening of additional City amenities.
     
For more information and to stay informed of the most recent developments, here are a list of resources:
ENVIRONMENTAL (CEQA) REVIEW:
This proposed action is exempt from review under the California Environmental Quality Act (California Public Resources Code §§ 21000, et seq., "CEQA") and CEQA Guidelines (Title 14 California Code of Regulations §§ 15000, et seq.), because it does not involve any commitment to a specific project which could result in a potentially significant physical impact on the environment; and, constitutes an organizational or administrative activity that will not result in direct or indirect physical changes in the environment. Accordingly, this action does not constitute a "project" that requires environmental review (see specifically 14 CCR § 15378(b)(4-5)).
FISCAL IMPACT:
None

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