COVID-19 Updates

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Following the Monterey County Public Health Officer’s order to shelter-in-place, City facilities will close to the public starting 3/18 through 4/7, including City Hall and the Police Department. City staff will continue to work to ensure City business is still being conducted.
Should you need to drop off materials (payments, applications, etc.) for any City department, please call or email the appropriate department. Contact information can be found below.


General Inquires (831) 394-3054
Police Non-Emergency             (831) 394-6811
For Emergencies Call 911
Aaron Blair City Manager (831) 394-3054 x212
Charles Pooler City Planner (831) 394-6700 x216
Connie Horca Acting City Clerk (831) 394-3054 x 222
Devon Lazzarino Finance Specialist (831) 394-3054 x219
Shelby Gorman Administrative Assistant      (831) 394-3054 x210
Mark Parker Public Works Supervisor (831) 394-3054    
Mary Ann Carbone Mayor (831) 917-6225


Monterey County Updates:


June 22, 2020

Monterey County Eviction Moratorium & Tenant Protections

June 19, 2020 

Californians must wear face coverings in common and public indoor spaces and outdoors when distancing is not possible. Learn more about the guidance and limited exceptions here

June 17, 2020 

Re-opening Guidance for Body Art Facilitied in Monterey County

May 8, 2020

Continuing of Shelter in Place and Relaxing Restrictions on Certain Lower-Risk Businesses

April 30, 2020

Updated Shelter in Place Order April 30, 2020

Monterey County Health Officer Issues Mandatory Face Covering Order effective 12:01 a.m. on Thursday, April 30, 2020.

April 3, 2020

Monterey County Health Department COVID-19 Revised Shelter in Place Order:

March 30, 2020

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order Providing Relief to California Small Business:

March 20, 2020

Order of the Director of Emergency Services of the City of Sand City Imposing Substantive Limits on Residential and Commercial Evictions: Order on Evictions

March 19, 2020

The Governor released a new one-stop ( website for COVID-19 resources.  This is a substantial source of information including unemployment and paid sick leave, along with small business assistance. These specific items may be of interest to you from this website:

Apply for unemployment

Apply for disability benefits

Apply for paid family leave

March 18, 2020

Message from the City of Sand City

March 17, 2020

County of Monterey Declaring Shelter: Covid 19 Health Officer Order – Monterey County

Special Notice Regarding Public Meetings: Meeting Protocol

March 16, 2020

California Department of Pubic Health Guidance for Retail, Food, Beverage, and Other Related Service Venues: Coronavirus Disease 2019 and Food Beverage Other Services

Proclamation of Local Emergency by the City Manager of the City of Sand City: Proclamation of Local Emergency

City Hall closed to the Public but available by phone at (831) 394-3054

March 12, 2020

Update on the response from the State in regard to the coronavirus: CA State Response


To receive updates regarding COVID-19 in Monterey County, text MCCOVID19 to 888777

CDC Updates: