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COVID Business Operations Resources and Travel Trends

Please check back frequently as we collect more information over time.

Government Resources

NEW, Updated Guidance (7-2-2020): The State of California released operations guidance for individual business sectors including lodging, camping, outdoor recreation, museums, food service, retail and more. View the guidance documents at practices flier

Some quick links:

Lodging Specific:

Camping, RV Parks and Outdoor Recreation Specific:

Restaurants, Bars, and Wineries Specific:

Retail Specific:

May 13: Tuolumne County’s attestation documents have been posted on the California Department of Public Health’s website: submit plan flier

California Department of Public Health:

Tuolumne County Department of Public Health:

Tuolumne County Disaster Assistance (Business loan and other information):

Industry Resources

U.S. Travel Association's Health and Safety Guidance

In an effort to ensure a consistent approach to safety, U.S. Travel has released industry-wide health and safety guidance, which can be applied by all industry sectors and expanded upon as necessary.
Click here to view U.S. Travel's guidance press release
Click here to view "Industry Guidance for Promoting the Health and Safety of All Travelers"

*Note that  this document is for guidance. Official health and safety protocols for Tuolumne County will be set by the State of California and Tuolumne  County Public Health Offices.

Below are more resources that some VTC members have utilized while creating their plans and protocols:

American Hotel and Lodging Association's "Safe Stay" initiative

California Lodging and Hotel Association's Clean + Safe Guidance for the Hotel Industry

Airbnb’s Enhanced Cleaning Initiative for the Future of Travel

National Restaurant Association's Re-Opening Guidance

California Alliance of Farmers' Markets

Click here for a list of local sign and graphics shops that can assist with your COVID-19 safety signage needs.

Visit California Coronavirus Updates Includes

Brand USA Updates and Resources

Weekly Updates on Coronavirus' Impact on American Travel from Destination Analysts 
(Recent posts on the right side of screen)

We've asked Visit Tuolumne County members what protocols and procedures they are implementing as they reopen or prepare to reopen.

These results are as of May 26, 2020. You can take the survey at:

5-26-2020 Survey Results

Google Tools for Business:

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