VC beaches to close July 3-6 as COVID-19 hospitalizations rise


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Ventura County beaches closed July 3 to July 6.














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Ventura County Public Health reported Tuesday that Ventura County beaches will be closed this holiday weekend from 5 a.m. July 3 through July 6 at 5 a.m. "to prevent crowding that results in the spread of COVID-19. To support this effort, parking lots and restrooms will also be closed."
Public Health also provided the latest COVID-19 numbers, with 66 people hospitalized with COVID-19 and a total of 46 deaths:
186 new confirmed cases over the day before.
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2,290 new people tested.
2,926 total cases.
1,764 recovered cases.
32 in the ICU.
1,116 under active quarantine
The Ventura County Public Health
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— Stay home when possible.
— Do not gather. Gatherings are still prohibited in the State. You may only gather with members of your household.
— Remain 6 feet away from others and wear a facial covering when engaging in tasks away from home.
— Wash your hands with soap and water regularly.
— Avoid touching your eyes, nose, or mouth.
— Stay home when you are sick. Do not go to work or other places.
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Ventura County Pandemic Rental Assistance Program may provide temporary rental assistance for Ventura County residents with very low incomes who owe past-due rent because of a hardship due to COVID-19. Online applications will be accepted until Wednesday, July 1, 2020. Learn more at .
Ventura County Business Assistance Grant Program applications launched June 24 for the program. Applications are available until July 8. The program includes grants of $5,000 for small businesses to alleviate impacts from COVID-19. Learn more at .
COVID-19 drive through testing sites
No cost. No insurance needed. No appointment needed.
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