BOCC Meeting Resumes as Hybrid

Douglas County Board of County Commissioners Meeting Format Changes Back to Hybrid
Posted on 07/30/2021
Douglas County Board of County Commissioners Meeting Format Changes Back to HybridMinden, NV- Beginning Thursday, August 5, 2021, the Board of County Commissioners will resume holding hybrid meetings for Commissioner, staff, as well as the public participation. The hybrid format provides for in-person and Zoom participation along with the ability to watch via livestream. The in-person location will be held at the Board Chambers located at 1616 Eighth St, Minden, NV 89423. Attendees are required to wear a mask or face covering in accordance with Emergency Directive No. 047.

On July 27, 2021, the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated its guidance relating to the mitigation of the spread of COVID-19 and the Delta variant. On July 27, 2021, Governor Sisolak issued Emergency Directive No. 047.

Douglas County is continuing to actively monitor and manage the COVID-19 Delta variant level of risk in our community by implementing procedures to minimize contact among individuals in adherence with Governor Sisolak’s Directives which states in part: “individuals not exempted by Directive 024, Directive 028, or guidance issued by the Nevada Health Response, shall be required to cover their nose and mouth with a mask or face covering in a manner consistent with the guidance issued by the CDC, and any subsequent guidance issued by the CDC.”

In coordination with Carson City Health and Human Services, Douglas County’s public health authority, Douglas County instituted mask requirements in all county buildings effective Friday, July 30, 2021.

More information on the August 5, 2021 Board of County Commissioner’s meeting and participation can be found in the meeting agenda on the County’s website at http://douglascountynv.iqm2.com/Citizens/Default.aspx.

County staff and officials continue working to manage and improve public meeting formats. For additional questions, please call the Douglas County Manager’s Office at (775) 782-9821.


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