Santa Ana City Council Proclaims Local Emergency to Protect Public Against COVID-19

The Santa Ana City Council unanimously proclaimed a Local Emergency tonight to fight the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) and protect public health.

The Local Emergency immediately went into effect and will:

• Close City Hall and other City buildings to the public beginning Wednesday, March 18. Libraries, community centers, recreational centers, the Santa Ana Police Department headquarters and the Santa Ana Zoo were already closed to the public.

• Suspend street sweeping parking citations retroactively from Sunday, March 15, through the end of the month.