COVID 19 Information

Last updated: March 31

The governor has issued a statewide “stay at home” order 3/26 6AM through 4/11.  See details here.

State of Colorado

Congressman Jason Crow

Federal Government

Colorado General Assembly

  • On Saturday March 14, the Colorado General Assembly adjourned until Monday, Monday 30.  The General Assembly will reconvene when it is prudent to do so.

Colorado Courts / Judicial Branch

Colorado Attorney General

Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (updated frequently)

CO-HELP is Colorado’s call line for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). People who have general questions about COVID-19 can call CO HELP at 303-389-1687 or 1-877-462-2911, for answers in many languages, or email them at COHELP@RMPDC.org for answers in English.

Colorado Department of Labor & Employment

Colorado Department of Education

Colorado Office of Economic Development & International Trade (small business assistance)

  • Economic Injury Hotline – 303-860-5881
    • For individuals needing hotline services in Spanish or Somali, call the hotline and someone will redirect you to the appropriate operator.
  • Small Business Navigator – oedit_sbnavigator@state.co.us
  • COVID-19 resource website – sign up for email updates

Other State of Colorado Measures & Updates

City of Aurora

  • The Aurora Police Department is urging residents to call 9-1-1 only in emergencies (call 303-627-3100 for non-emergencies) and to report non-emergency issues online if possible.
  • 3/16 Updates from Aurora Municipal Court
    • Effective March 17, all arraignments/first appearance dates (adult and juvenile) will be postponed for 91 days
    • Effective March 17, all Pretrial Conference dates (adult and juvenile) will be postponed for 91 days.
    • Effective March 17, all Jury Trials that are currently scheduled between March 17 to April 30 will be postponed
    • Jurors who have been summoned for jury duty for the period of March 17 to April DO NOT NEED TO APPEAR
    • All other trials to the bench (trials to a judge) and all other hearings will REMAIN AS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED AND DEFENDANTS AND WITNESSES MUST APPEAR
    • If you have received a traffic summons, you may take advantage of the Early Payment Option which includes a reduction of points.  Just visit this page.
  • Effective March 14, 2020 through March 31, 2020 the following facilities will be closed, or until further notice
    • All City Recreation Centers and Indoor Pools
    • All City Libraries
    • Aurora History Museum
    • Aurora Fox Theater
    • The People’s Building
  • Effective March 14, 2020 through April 30, 2020 the following facilities will be closed, or until further notice
    • Aurora Center for Active Adults
    • Morning Star Adult Day Care
    • Therapeutic Recreation

Arapahoe County

    • Colorado Child Care Assistance Program
    • Financial (CASH) assistance
    • Food assistance
    • Heat and energy assistance
    • Medical assistance

Aurora Public Schools

  • 3/31 – “remote learning” begins – see details here.
  • 3/23 – “real time fact” sheet (updated frequently)
  • 3/20 – information on mental health services for students, families and staff
  • 3/20 – APS is offering free breakfast and lunch throughout the extended spring break at numerous sites around the city.  Click here for details.
  • If your student has medication at school that you need to bring home, please call our APS Security Dispatch Office at 303-367-3060. The dispatcher will ask for your student’s name, school, your name and phone number. A member of our Health Services team will then contact you to schedule a pick-up time for the medication at your child’s school. Pick-up times will be scheduled.

Cherry Creek Schools

Community College of Aurora

  • No classes through March 29
  • All classes will be conducted online beginning March 30 and through the end of the semester.

Aurora Mental Health

  • 3/17 update – Most services and care are being provided via tele-health – using phones, video and computer technology. Providers are connecting with clients via phone or email to determine the best method for care.  Connect2Care clinic provides direct telehealth services at 303-617-2300.  Residential and detox services remain open, and Crisis Services are open and available by calling 844-493-8255.

Tri-County Health Department (Adams, Arapahoe & Douglas Counties)

Arapahoe Libraries

  • Closed until March 31
  • Programs, classes, etc cancelled until April 12.

Food Resources

Utility Companies

  • Xcel Energy (Public Service Company of Colorado) has announced that it will not disconnect customers during the COVID outbreak.  Read more here.
  • IREA (Intermountain Rural Electric Association) has also announced that it will not disconnect electric service.  Offices are closed to walk-in payments but drop boxes are available.  Read more here.
  • Energy Outreach Colorado – energy bill assistance

Pet Care

Internet Connectivity