COVID-19 Health Orders

To see superseded, expired, or revoked Public Health Orders/Recommendations, scroll to the bottom of this page. 

Emergency Ordinance by Jackson Town Council:

On July 3, 2020 the Jackson Town Council passed Emergency Ordinance 1255 which requires face coverings in public spaces.   Click Here to read Emergency Ordinance 1255.


Recommendations from the Teton District Health Officer: 

The Teton District Health Officer has issued eight (8) recommendations. Recommendations are guidelines and are not enforceable as law. Recommendation #8 is the most current recommendation and supersedes the 7 previous recommendations.

Click here to read Recommendation #8, a more detailed recommendation on when and where to wear cloth face coverings. 

To see superseded, expired, or revoked Public Health Orders/Recommendations, scroll to the bottom of this page.

State-wide Health Orders:

The State Health officer, in concert with Governor Gordon, has issued three State-wide Health Orders. Governor Mark Gordon has modified and extended the three State-wide Health Orders until July 15th, 2020. These modifications are active beginning Wednesday, July 1st through July 15th. 

Click here to read the modification and seventh continuation of Health Order #1, active starting Wednesday, July 1st. Click here to view the original State-wide Health Order #1 closing "bars, restaurants, theaters, gymnasiums, childcare facilities, k-12 schools, colleges, universities, and trade schools." Presione aquí para obtender una version en español. 

Click here to read the modification and seventh continuation of Health Order #2, active starting Wednesday, July 1st. Click here to view the original State-wide Health Order #2 "forbidding gatherings of 10 people or more." Presione aquí para obtender una version en español.

Click here to read the modification and seventh continuation of Health Order #3, active starting Wednesday, July 1st. Click here to view the original State-wide Health Order #3 temporarily closing nail salons, hair salons, barbershops, massage parlors, tattoo, body art, and piercing shops, and cosmetology, electrology, and esthetic services. Presione aquí para obtender una version en español. 


EXPIRED OR REPLACED ORDERS and RECOMMENDATIONS:

Click here to view Teton District Health Officer Public Health Order #20-5, a more restrictive variance order to continue closures of gymnasiums under Statewide Order #1 and continue all personal services closures under Statewide Order #3. Click here for an easy-to-read press release about the variance. Haga clic aquí para obtender una version en español del comunicado de prensa con respecto a esta orden. Click here to see the signed document from Dr. Riddell stating gyms and personal services may open on Monday, May 11. 

Click here to read the revoking of the following two Recommendations, signed by Dr. Riddell. 

Teton County Recommendation #4: That visitors to Teton County, Wyoming are requested to return home immediately upon the issuance of this Recommendation by the fastest and safest available means, and persons considering visiting Teton County, Wyoming should remain home. Non-resident homeowners are strongly encouraged to leave or to not travel to Teton County, Wyoming. Click here to see the original, signed document. Presione aquí para obtender una version en español.

Teton County Recommendation #6: That residents of Teton County, Wyoming who leave the geographic area of the State of Wyoming, Bonneville County, Idaho, and Teton County, Idaho and any visitors that visit Teton County, Wyoming from outside that geographic area should limit movement and gathering with other individuals who are not their immediate family upon their return to Teton County, Wyoming. Persons should leave their residences only to perform Essential Activities for a period of self-isolation lasting at least fourteen days or self-isolation until any fever or respiratory illness has resolved and they have returned to normal health for at least three days, whichever is longer. Click here to see the original recommendation. Presione aquí para obtender una version en español.

Recommendation #7: That individuals wear cloth face coverings while in public, particularly when physical distancing measures cannot be relied upon, such as at the grocery store or pharmacy. Click here to see the original, signed document. Presione aquí para obtender una version en español.

Click here to view Teton District Health Officer Public Health Order #20-2 "closing certain public places and placing restrictions on restaurants." 

Click here to view Teton District Health Officer Public Health Order #20-1 "forbidding large gatherings over 50 people." Click here to read the exception to the order, re: Snow King. 

Click here to view Teton District Health Officer Public Health Order #20-3, stay at home order for older adults and people with high risk medical conditions. 

Click here to view Teton District Health Officer Public Health Order #20-4, limiting gatherings to only individuals in your household. Click here to read the continuation of this order, extending it to April 30th, 2020. Haga clic aquí para una version del esta orden en español. For an easy-to-read press release regarding the order and its extension, click here. Presione aquí para obtender una version en español del comunicado de prensa con respecto a esta orden. Click here to read the exception to this order, allowing for childcare centers to remain open if they are caring for children of essential workers. 

Click here to read the Governor's directive for "individuals to self-quarantine" if arriving to Wyoming from another state or country. Click here to read the continuation of this order, effective until May 8th. A directive is a helpful suggestion, and not legally enforceable. Presione aquí para obtender una version en español del comunicado de prensa con respecto a esta orden.

Click here to read Town of Jackson Emergency Ordinance 1249, a stay-at-home order. Presione aquí para obtender una version en español del comunicado de prensa con respecto a esta orden.


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Teton County Courthouse-specific COVID-19 orders:

Click here to view Teton County Courthouse contact information, and click here to view the Courthouse Coronavirus Notice and Order

Click here to view the Notice to Media regarding remote access to court proceedings, and click here to view the Order "permitting access to court proceedings"

Click here to view the COVID-19 4-30-20 Order Amendment from the Supreme Court of Wyoming regarding Wyoming courts continuing to limit in-person hearings until May 31st, 2020.