A State of Emergency remains in effect due to the public health impacts of COVID-19 (coronavirus).
In an effort to slow the spread and plan for the response the following actions have occurred:
*NEW as of 3/19/20
Livingston County received the first confirmed COVID-19 case. The Livingston County Department of Health is conducting an investigation to look at where the person may have traveled and to identify close contacts
Governor issued an executive order mandating any business that relies on in-office personnel to decrease their in-office workforce by 75%. Exemptions are included with this, please visit https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/home
The Medical Reserve Corps is looking for volunteers to assist with COVID-19 response. If you are interested in volunteering, please call 243-7299
Governor issued an executive order for all non-essential businesses to implement a work from home policy effective March 20, 2020
Livingston County Mental Health Clinic has transitioned to telephone sessions to continue to serve clients. Staff will remain available in the office for walk-in crisis needs
County services are still available via telephone and virtual communicating.
Village elections have been delayed
The Livingston County Department of Health is recruiting Per Diem RN’s to assist with response. Please visit www.livingstoncounty.us and click on employment to fill out an application
Livingston County Department of Health has created a website with resources for the public. It can be viewed at www.livingstoncounty.us/1207/COVID-19 (click on link at bottom of this page)
The LCDOH has activated the toll-free number for community questions (1-877-280-6775)
Livingston County has services, programs, staff and plans in place to respond to emergent situations such as this outbreak. We will continue to work together to protect the health and safety of our residents.
What can you do as a resident of Livingston County?
Be patient and know that processes, policies and everyday norms will be changing
Wash your hands often
Stay home from work if you are sick
Check on loved ones
Promote and practice social distancing
Be prepared but not scared
Instead of physically visiting a county building, consider alternative means. Please mail, email, or call
It is important to stay informed. Please visit or call the following for up-to-date information:
Livingston County residents can call 1-877-280-6775 with questions or concerns about COVID-19. Information on this virus in English and other languages can be found on the following websites: www.cdc.gov or www.health.ny.gov.
If you have a fever, cough or trouble breathing please call your health care provider.