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Kootenai County, ID: This morning the Unified Commanders of the Emergency Operations Center met with the Mayors of the City of Coeur d’ Alene, Post Falls and Hayden, as well as Kootenai County Commissioner Fillios. This meeting was to discuss the local response to the COVID-19 event that’s going on. This event is ever-changing and the Community Leaders, Emergency Operations Center and the Unified Commanders are conducting a measured response based on the current situation.
It was decided at this time, to follow the Presidential and CDC guidelines which are as follows, and can be found at the following website: www.cdc.gov
In an effort to help slow the spread of this virus, it is important that not only businesses follow these guidelines, but the public as well needs to follow these guidelines. We understand that you might need to shop for essential needs, but please do your part and keep a distance from others.
Again this is an ever-changing event and the Emergency Operations Center and the Unified Commanders are conducting a measured response based on the current situation and attempting to respond accordingly.
Sheriff Ben Wolfinger
Chief Chris Way