Response & Plans
The Denver Department of Public Health & Environment is coordinating with other local public health agencies, the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE), and the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) about the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). Our goal is to ensure accurate and timely information is provided to the public.
Long-term Citywide COVID-19 Recovery Action Plan
Denver's Citywide COVID-19 Recovery Action Plan defines the objectives and strategies for pandemic recovery efforts. This plan supports public health and emergency plans and lays out coordinated objectives and tasks to support long-term recovery for the whole community. The Recovery Action Plan is a working document and an updated version will be posted here every month. Public feedback is welcomed and can be sent to COVIDrecovery@denvergov.org.
Read the Denver Citywide COVID-19 Recovery Action Plan(PDF, 2MB)
COVID-19 Vaccination Plan
Denver is committed to a fair and organized response to support residents receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. Denver’s COVID-19 Vaccination Plan is a three-point strategy:
- Supporting community healthcare providers
- Filling gaps in the healthcare system with reliable community vaccinations sites
- Using teams to get the vaccine to community members who may not be able to get to a site
Read the COVID-19 Vaccination Plan(PDF, 651KB)
Disclaimer: If you are unable to read any portion of these documents and need assistance please contact us at COVIDrecovery@denvergov.org.
Current Public Health Orders
Last updated: Dec. 28, 2021
The City and County of Denver has issued a number of public health orders to limit the spread of COVID-19 in Denver and, ultimately to save lives. Under current public health orders, there are vaccine and face covering requirements for specific personnel and in certain settings in Denver.
Additional Plans & Previous Public Health Orders
- City and County of Denver COVID-19 Action Plan(PDF, 453KB)
- City and County of Denver: Emergency Operations Base Plan(PDF, 4MB)
- Public Health Order Adopting the State Safer at Home Order(PDF, 190KB) - 5/6/2020
- Read the Full Stay at Home Order (EXTENDED 4/24/2020)(PDF, 404KB)
- Stay at Home Public Health Order(PDF, 450KB) - 3/26/2020
- Amended Public Health Order(PDF, 550KB) - 3/20/2020
- First Public Health Order(PDF, 455KB) - 3/16/2020
- Official State of Emergency Declaration(PDF, 721KB)
- Language Translations for Public Health Order
- Public Health Order(PDF, 210KB) - Adopting CDPHE Public Health Oorder 20-38 Nov. 12
- Outdoor Event Guidance from Denver Department of Public Health & Environment(PDF, 135KB) - April 21, 2021
- Face Coverings Public Health Order(PDF, 223KB) - amended May 15, 2021
State of Colorado: COVID-19 Additional Information
For Questions Related to Essential Activities, Essential Travel, and Essential Business/Operations please visit the State of Colorado Website below:
State of Colorado: Public Health & Executive Orders Resources
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