5/11/20 Update: 500 tested during first week at Yolo Fairgrounds

Post Date:05/11/2020 7:53 AM

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The Yolo County Health Department says more than 500 people got tested for COVID-19 during the first week of operations at the Yolo County fairgrounds in Woodland. This location was one of 80 that began testing throughout the state during the first week of May. Results should be available in next couple of days. West Sacramento residents and anyone living in Yolo County can get tested at the fairgrounds.

Appointments are available Tuesday-Saturday 7am-7pm and can be made through this website: https://lhi.care/covidtesting or by calling (888) 634-1123.

COVID-19 testing will continue in Woodland through the end of May, then will transition to West Sacramento in June.  

For locations in other parts of California, please visite the new COVID-19 testing locator website.

 

5k relief grants available for small businesses

Yolo Federal Credit Union is offering releif grants for small businesses operating in Yolo County impacted by the coronavirus. For more information please visit the Yolo Federal Credit Union website.

COVID-19 Yolo Federal Credit Union

 

At-Home Learning 

As part of the public media mission to ensure all kids have access to continued free educational resources at home, PBS KVIE, in partnership with other California PBS stations, is offering broadcast programming that adheres to California’s state curriculum to provide continued at-home learning. You can find more information on PBS distance learning resources here: https://www.kvie.org/at-home-learning/

Coronavirus in Yolo County

The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Yolo County is 174 with 20 deaths. Stay up to date by visiting the Yolo County Coronavirus website.

Editor's Note:

The City of West Sacramento's daily coronavirus updates you receive through e-notifications and on our website will be transitioning into as needed reports going forward. We hope you have found them useful. Critical COVID-19 information will continue to be provided in this space in a timely manner and through notificaitons on the City's Facebook, Twitter, and Next Door feeds. Thank you.