The State has prohibited all nonessential operations and gatherings from 10 p.m. - 5 a.m., effective 11/21/20 through 12/21/20, click here for details. City Hall remains closed to the public. Click here for the latest COVID-19 information and click here to connect with a helpful staff member.

COVID-19 Information

The City of Santa Monica places the highest value on the health and safety of our community. We are here to help you get through this unprecedented public health emergency. Here you’ll find the latest information on the local response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Please check back often and if you don’t find what you’re looking for, reach out to the COVID-19 hotline at 310-458-8400 or info@santamonica.gov. Stay calm, stay informed, and stay healthy.

California’s Limited Stay-at-Home Order Effective through 12/21/2020

  • All non-essential activities and gatherings stop from 10 p.m. – 5 a.m.
  • Activities from 10 p.m. – 5 a.m. are often non-essential or gatherings that spread COVID-19
  • Reducing movement and mixing of households protects essential workers and dramatically slows spread, hospitalizations, and deaths

Reminders:  Wear a Face Covering, Stay 6 feet apart, Wash Your Hands, Do Not Gather in Groups, Stay Home When Sick, Get a Flu Shot, and Self-Quarantine if You Have Been Exposed 

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Recent Santa Monica Press Releases

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Recent Santa Monica Blog Posts

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COVID-19 Dashboard

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Please refer to the Los Angeles Department of Public Health for the most timely COVID-19 statistics.


Video Updates

For City of Santa Monica video updates about COVID-19, please visit our Coronavirus Updates playlist on YouTube.


Federal, State, and County Public Health Information

Los Angeles County, the State of California, and the U.S. Federal Government have declared emergencies to allow greater authority to take measures necessary to protect and preserve public health and safety, including seeking aid from state and federal authorities as necessary. Here are the best sources of official information on the coronavirus:


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