City Of Amarillo Creates Coronavirus Status Level Chart
The City of Amarillo, in coordination with Potter County, Randall County and the City of Canyon, has developed a COVID-19 Status Level Chart for public education, awareness and updated factual information regarding coronavirus.
The chart displays four levels for public awareness of coronavirus in the Amarillo area, including confirmed cases. As of today, there are no confirmed cases in the Amarillo area.
Each level indicates information on preventive measures and recommendations for the public. Amarillo is currently at Level Yellow, which states no confirmed cases.
The city is also following recent recommendations by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC is recommending the temporary suspension of public events with large gatherings of people.
As a result, the city is temporarily suspending the Amarillo Civic Center Complex for all gatherings and events in accordance with CDC guidelines. The city is making contact with each event lessee and prompter impacted under these guidelines.
According to the CDC, these recommendations are made in an attempt to reduce the introduction of COVID-19 into communities and to slow its spread.