Fremont County Public Health Director issues public health order for non-congregate shelter

April 6, 2020

AUTHORITY: Canon City Daily Record

DATE PRODUCED: April 2, 2020

TYPE: Community Sample


  • What is isolation and what are the different types of space and housing used for it? 
  • What is non-congregate sheltering?

SHORT DESCRIPTION: Fremont County Public Health Director Emma Davis issued a Public Health Order for “Emergency Pandemic Non-Congregate Sheltering.” The head of the Department of Human Services said the plan will identify a place for individuals to shelter in small, isolated spaces – like apartments or a hotel – but the specific location will not be released.