Walker County, GA is under a local state of emergency, effective March 18, 2020 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Government operations have been reduced to mission critical services. Visit our COVID-19 page for a list of “confirmed” cases in Walker County and the state of Georgia.
Emergency Order Number 1 – (3/23/20) AN ORDER TO MITIGATE THE SPREAD OF COVID-19 BY LIMITING SOCIAL GATHERINGS, DINE-IN FOOD SERVICE, GYM USE, EXPOSURE AT NURSING AND RETIREMENT HOMES, AND PROVIDING FLEXIBILITY FOR RESTAURANTS REGARDING THE SALE OF ALCOHOL
Emergency Order Number 2 – (3/27/20) AN ORDER TO MITIGATE THE SPREAD OF COVID-19 BY TAKING EMERGENCY MEASURES TO RESTRICT CHILDCARE AND PERSONAL CARE SERVICES
If you have the following symptoms related to COVID-19 that are pictured below, your first call should be to your primary care physician. Do NOT visit in person without calling first.
Additional symptoms can include persistent pain or pressure in chest, confusion or inability to arouse and blueish lips or face.
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