COVID-19 update from the Kitsap EOC - December 2, 2020

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COVID-19 Testing Results Update for Kitsap County as of 2 p.m. Dec. 2

* View the COVID-19 Risk Assessment Dashboard for the latest data and additional details about this report.


COVID-19 daily cases


Applications open now for small business grants

Applications are now open for round 3 of Working Washington Small Business Grants through the Washington State Department of Commerce. Grants of up to $20,000 will be awarded with priority going to small businesses with annual revenues of $5 million or less in 2019 and those sectors most impacted by pandemic restrictions including full-service restaurants, fitness centers, bowling alleys and music and event venues. See the news release for more details.

The deadline to apply is December 11. Some non-profits may also be eligible. Application and eligibility requirements are available on the Department of Commerce website

The Washington Small Business Development Center is offering an informational webinar tomorrow, December 3, from Noon to 1 p.m. There will be opportunities to ask questions. Register at


Additional requirements for health and dental facilities, updated restrictions for religious and faith-based services

Gov. Jay Inslee recently announced additional requirements for health and dental facilities to prevent COVID-19 outbreaks. Proclamation 20-24.2 amends the existing non-urgent medical and dental procedures proclamation to increase requirements on use of personal protection equipment, testing of health care professionals, notifications of outbreaks and distancing requirements in non-clinical areas of health facilities. These requirements take affect tomorrow, December 3.

In addition, Gov. Jay Inslee today updated restrictions for religious and faith-based organizations. This update clarifies that religious and faith-based organizations can hold outdoor services with up to 200 individuals, regardless of location, so long as physical distancing is followed and face coverings are worn. The modification expands where outdoor services can be held, services are no longer limited to the organization’s property or an immediately adjacent property. 

Find a full list of current reopening guidance on the governor's website


Spread Joy Not COVID!

COVID-19 cases continue to rise at an alarming rate in Kitsap County. Get tips on celebrating the coming holidays safely with this fact sheet from Kitsap Public Health District and look for more materials to help you "Spread Joy Not COVID" in the coming days.


Spread joy not COVID


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