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Please note the Imperial County Public Health Department will be closed to all walk-in services for the public. Department staff will be available to provide assistance by phone to members of the community who have questions related to any of the Department’s essential services.

Phone assistance will be available Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. The office will be closed for lunch from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. This shall remain in effect until further notice.

FAQ - Travel

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Yes, but these services can only be used for “essential activities,” to get to and from work to operate “essential businesses,” or to provide “essential governmental functions,” which are defined in this FAQ.  Keep in mind that being in close quarters in a vehicle that has been shared with many others should be avoided if possible.   

Yes, but public transit can only be used to perform “essential activities,” to get to and from work to operate “essential businesses,” or to maintain “essential governmental functions.”  When using public transport, you should maintain at least 6-feet distance from one another (2 or 3 steps away), including if you are on the bus. 

As of April 10th, 11:59 pm, the use of face cover is required for all residents and visitors of Imperial County in addition to maintaining social distancing.

You are subject to the same restrictions for travel as individuals currently in the County.  You may travel into the County to perform “essential activities,” work to operate “essential businesses,” or maintain “essential governmental functions” as those terms are defined in the Governor’s Order.