In an effort to ensure the safety of City staff and the public, all Community Centers will be closed, effective Wednesday, March 18 at 5:30 p.m. The closure is the latest emergency measure to go into effect as part of the City’s executive order that was issued on March 17.
To slow the spread of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), the City of Irvine is taking precautionary measures to help protect the public. Beginning Wednesday, March 18, Irvine City Hall and the Community Development Counter will be closed to the public.
Today, City of Irvine officials issued a proclamation declaring a local emergency, announced the closure of City Hall, and took additional steps to protect the public and prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
Out of an abundance of caution, the Greater Irvine Chamber is taking proactive measures to protect the health and well-being of our members, volunteers, staff, and visitors. To help prevent the risk of coronavirus occurrences in our community, the Chamber is suspending all meetings for 30 days.
On March 16, 2020, President Donald. J. Trump announced new guidelines to address COVID-19. Please find additional information on The President’s Coronavirus Guidelines for America: 15 Days to Slow the Spread.
At the March 12 Irvine City Council Emergency Meeting, the City Council deliberated at length concerning the effects of the spread of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) regarding the City of Irvine’s public facilities, services, and events. The City Council unanimously directed preventative measures.
As the University Drive Widening project continues, traffic modifications will be made during the week of March 9, weather permitting, to accommodate construction development. Modifications include reducing traffic to one lane in each direction, between Campus Drive and MacArthur Boulevard.