CDC Releases New Guidance for Child Care Programs and Facilities

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Alexandria, VA – In its most recent email, the city continues to urge residents to stay at home, unless going out is essential. And when out, they stress the importance of maintaining six feet of distance around others.

Child Care Update

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released updated guidance for child care facilities and programs that have remained open or may be reopening soon. The information states in particular that a child running a fever or displaying symptoms of an illness should not be admitted to a facility. Administrators will conduct screenings for safety. To find out more about the CDC recommendations, click HERE.  Have a question? Click HERE.

Business Webinars

The Northern Virginia Economic Development Alliance has started a three-part webinar series to aid businesses during COVID-19. “Beyond COVID-19: Business Resiliency Webinars” are designed to teach owners and workers how to progress through the pandemic and thrive when it ends. For details, click HERE.

Virtual City Events

Many events in Alexandria can be attended virtually. This week’s events include storytelling and an “Ask the Archaeologist” session. For more information, click HERE.

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Kevin Dauray

Kevin is Publisher's Assistant with The Zebra Press. He has been working for Alexandria's "Good News" newspaper since 2019. A graduate of George Mason University, he earned a bachelor's in English with a concentration in Creative Writing. He is an alumnus of T.C. Williams High School. Go Titans!

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