COVID-19 Updates (Updated March 8, 2021 - 4:00 p.m.)Weekly COVID Report

San Joaquin County is in the Purple Tier 1, which is substantial and widespread.


Business Operations

Outdoors only with modifications

Indoors with modifications




The State of California is in the process of rolling out vaccines to all 58 counties. In San Joaquin County, vaccinations are being scheduled for: My Turn

  • Phase 1A - healthcare-related occupations, those supporting healthcare, and first responders.
  • Phase 1B - age 65 or over, are authorized as vaccines are available.

Everyone who is interested in receiving a vaccination should signup through the State of California website at My Turn - Vaccine Interest Sign-up form.  You will be notified when you are eligible to receive a vaccination and be offered the opportunity to schedule a vaccination through the State's website.


Additional information regarding vaccinations in San Joaquin County is available San Joaquin County Office of Emergencies website or by calling 2-1-1. 

The Centers for Disease Control has prepared information about what you can expect to do once you are fully vaccinated.  Note: State Guidance applies even if you have been fully vaccinated.


City Public Counters and Offices Reopen to In-Person ServicesRed left arrowEffective February 9, 2021

City of Stockton public offices and counters are open to in-person services. San Joaquin County, including Stockton, remains in the Purple Tier 1, which is considered widespread for COVID-19. City offices and locations follow State Guidance for social distancing protocols and face coverings are required.


All departments are also available by telephone, email, and through online services, during regularly scheduled business hours.


Controlling the Spread of COVID-19

To slow the spread of the virus, please continue to:

  • Wear a face covering when in public;
  • Wash your hands regularly - with soap and water;
  • Covering coughs and sneezes (into elbow, not hands);
  • Physically distancing, of at least 6 feet, from those who are not members of your household;
  • Do not mix or gather with people outside of your household; and
  • Get a Flu shot! 


COVID-19 Testing 

Testing is being offered at a number of locations throughout San Joaquin County and by healthcare providers throughout San Joaquin County.  


City Parks

City parks are available for passive use, which includes walking, biking, running, etc. Please follow current State requirements, including the Regional Stay Home Order, effective in San Joaquin County (San Joaquin Valley Region), masking and physical distancing.


COVID Questions for the City of Stockton


External Links

State of California Blueprint for a Safer Economy - Regional Stay Home Order

San Joaquin County Office of Emergency Services -

San Joaquin County Public Health

San Joaquin County Public Health Services -

San Joaquin County Public Health Services -

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This City of Stockton web page last reviewed on --- 3/8/2021