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Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Messages/talking points

Updated July 7, 2020 State Health Officials announced on June 18, Californians must wear face coverings when they are in the situations listed below: Inside of, or in line to enter, any indoor public space Waiting for or riding on public transportation or paratransit or while in a taxi, private car service, or ride-sharing vehicle Working in… Read more »

Visit California

Visit California Coronavirus Update

Visit California continues to closely monitor the coronavirus (COVID-2019) outbreak. Visit California continues to work with industry partners and Gov. Newsom’s senior administration officials to gather and distribute the most accurate and timely information. More

Emerald Bay Lake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe Clarity Report

The clarity of Lake Tahoe has long been one of the most important indicators of the changing condition of this iconic water body. In 2019, Lake Tahoe’s clarity decreased nearly 8 feet from the previous year’s dramatic 10-foot improvement. The average annual value in 2019 was 62.7 feet. The lowest value was recorded in 2017… Read more »

U.S. Travel

US Travel COVID-19 Travel Industry Research

Please visit https://www.ustravel.org/toolkit/covid-19-travel-industry-research

South Shore Transit Free for All Until 2022

  What would normally be major headline news in a safer time has become part of the community response to COVID-19. The Tahoe Transportation District (TTD), which manages bus transit on South Shore, announced this month they have zeroed out bus fares for everyone for the next two years. Free service on all transit routes… Read more »

Way2Tahoe.com Echo Summit Project

Echo Summit Sidehill Viaduct (bridge) Replacement Project Postponed until September 2020

Full Closure of U.S. Highway 50 Postponed for Echo Summit Project Work Pushed Back Until After Labor Day EL DORADO COUNTY – A full closure of U.S. Highway 50 for the Echo Summit Sidehill Viaduct Replacement Project is being postponed until after Labor Day, Caltrans announced today. Construction has not progressed such that the bridgework… Read more »

Adara COVID19 webinar series

Adara – COVID-19 Insight Webinar Series

COVID-19 Insight Webinar Series – Inflection Detection: Discerning and Preparing for the Rebound Carolyn Corda, CMO, ADARA Tom O’Toole, Executive Director, Program for Data Analytics at Kellogg of Northwestern University David Morrow, VP Global Marketing, ADARA Click here for PDF You can check out the previous COVID-19 webinars on the ADARA website under “Resources” at https://adara.com/resources/…. Read more »

Destination Analyst

Destination Analysts Update on Coronavirus’ Impact on American Travel–Week of March 22nd

As COVID-19 spreads, so does its devastation on how Americans feel about travel. In the latest wave of Destination Analysts’ Coronavirus Travel Sentiment tracking study (collected March 20-22), nearly two-thirds (64.3%) of the 1,200+ American leisure and business travelers surveyed said their travel had been upended by the virus. This is up 20% from just… Read more »

U.S. Travel

U.S. Travel Association – Tell Congress How Coronavirus is Affecting YOU and YOUR BUSINESS

We launched an action alerts initiative yesterday encouraging you to share how the coronavirus situation is affecting you, your business and your community directly with your members of Congress. Thank you to those who have already submitted an Action Alert—please ask your colleagues and your network to do the same. Your voice is truly critical, and we… Read more »

Visit California

Visit California Coronavirus Industry Update

Visit California continues to closely monitor the coronavirus (COVID-2019) outbreak. Organization offices throughout China and across Asia, alongside the Sacramento team, are working with industry partners and Gov. Newsom’s senior administration officials to gather and distribute the most accurate and timely information. Visit California continues to recommend a measured response as the outbreak develops and… Read more »