City of Hermosa Beach COVID-19 Update for 6.4.20
To help keep the community informed, the City of Hermosa Beach is providing regular updates featuring the latest news about COVID-19; related local updates; and how the City is working to meet the needs of the community and protect public health.
New Guidance Toolkit for Restaurants Offering Dine-in Service: LA County's Department of Public Health has prepared a toolkit for dine-in restaurants, brewpubs, craft distilleries, breweries, bars, pubs and wineries offering sit-down, dine-in meals. The toolkit offers further guidance on:
- COVID-19 Prevention Practices
- Physical Distancing Requirements
- Infection Control
- Protecting Employees
- Protecting Customers and
- Resources to communicate with staff and customers
- Restaurants and other food facilities are encouraged to support takeout and delivery service when possible.
Los Angeles County Update: The L.A. County Department of Public Health today reported 44 new deaths and 1,469 new cases of COVID-19. To date, Public Health has identified 59,650 positive cases of COVID-19 across all areas of LA County, and a total of 2,531 deaths. The County reported three additional cases of COVID-19 in Hermosa Beach today, bringing the City’s total numbers to 35 COVID-19 diagnoses and 2 COVID-19 related deaths.
State & Federal Updates
Global Coronavirus Figures: Almost 6.6 million people have confirmed cases of COVID-19 worldwide, and over 389,000 COVID-19 related deaths have occurred across the globe as of June 4, according to Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center.
Latest Facts & Figures*
Jurisdiction - Reported Cases | Reported Deaths
- Hermosa Beach - 35 | 2
- L.A. County - 59,650 | 2,531
- California - 119,807 | 4,422
- United States - 1,872,528 | 108,208
*All reported data is from the close of the previous day.
Please continue to follow public health experts’ recommendations to avoid spreading the coronavirus including frequent handwashing, avoiding others who are ill, keeping a safe distance from one another, and staying home if you are ill. Public Health has issued the following guidance during this time of increased spread: If you are mildly sick, stay home for at least seven days or until 72 hours after being fever free, whichever is longer. Call your doctor if you are concerned and/or your symptoms worsen. Individuals who are elderly, have underlying health conditions or pregnant should consider contacting their providers earlier when they are sick. More information is available here.
We are monitoring updates and sharing information about the coronavirus from trusted sources including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, California Department of Public Health, and Los Angeles County Department of Public Health.
Information regarding coronavirus is changing frequently, and the City will provide the latest information about COVID-19 and links to resources on our website. To stay informed, please sign up for Hermosa Beach eNotifications, public safety alerts or follow the City on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.