COVID-19 Update - Imperial Valley Press

EL CENTRO — The Imperial County Health Officer has issued an amended health officer order reflecting recent updates to California’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy.

The updates apply to all California counties, including those in Tier 1 (Widespread/Purple).

As of 5 p.m. Thursday, the following businesses could begin operating indoors with modifications: 

  • Body waxing studios
  • Estheticians
  • Massage therapy studios
  • Electrolysis
  • Tattoo parlors and piercings

In addition, the state announced updated guidance related to counties in Tiers 3 and 4, as it relates to outdoor sporting events and theme parks.

The new/updated guidance can be found on the State of California COVID-19 website at 

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