Letter from Mayor Schaub
Proclamation of Emergency
As the information regarding the spread of COVID-19 changes daily, so does the information on each of the websites listed below. We encourage people to stay tuned to facts provided by the Pierce County Health Department. Anyone experiencing symptoms of an illness—fever, cough, difficulty breathing – should call their healthcare provider so their healthcare provider can determine next steps. Information about testing is available at: Department of Health-COVID-19 Testing Information
Below are some links to help you navigate all the steps being taken by the State of Washington. The Town of Eatonville is following this closely and is taking the precautions that have been mandated by the Washington State Governor. Washington State Coronavirus Response (COVID-19)
- Washington State's Official COVID-19 site, maintained by the State Joint Information Center.
Pierce County Health Department
- Local information regarding health measures for all populations, school district closures, fact sheets, case updates, and information in many languages.Washington State Department of Health
- Comprehensive information about the disease, symptoms, testing, risk factors, case updates, and guidance for the many sectors of our community.
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) - Regional updates and recommendations, regional mitigation strategies, global locations and statistics, travel restrictions, and educational materials.
Governor Jay Inslee's Office - State Emergency Proclamation, restrictions on public gatherings, school closure information, financial support information for businesses, employers, and workers.
Eatonville School District - Updates on school closures and impact on classes, childcare, meals, athletics, facilities, and measures to assist students and families.
Following the advice to practice social distancing during this outbreak the Town of Eatonville will focus on essential services only, the following Town services are suspended until further notice:
- In person Utility Billing Payments and Customer Service
- Passport Services
- Animal Licensing
- Concealed Pistol Licenses
We will continue to provide essential services such as electric, water, sewer, storm drain, garbage, building permit and inspections. Appointments in advance are required for any service that can not be performed over the phone or by utilizing our drop box.
Stay at Home if You Are Sick
The best ways that you can help reduce the spread of this illness is to stay home if you don't feel well and to wash your hands frequently with soap and warm water for at least 20 seconds. Dry hands with a clean cloth, paper towels or air dry.
At this time there will not be a Planning Commission meeting on April 6th, and all Committee Meetings are postponed until further notice.
Helpful resources for the small business that have been impacted.