COVID-19 Information & Resources

Ohio Department of Health Coronavirus Resource Page
The Ohio Department of Health will have updated COVID-19 information and resources for Local Health Districts and Providers

Ohio Department of Health “Stay at Home” Order
Ohio’s order will go into effect beginning Monday, March 23, 2020, at 11:59 p.m. and will remain in effect until 11:59 p.m. on April 6, 2020, unless the order is rescinded or modified.

Stay At Home” Order Frequently Asked Questions

State and Local Government Coronavirus Actions

In the interest of sharing information and ideas, we’ve posted a list of actions that cities and states across the country are doing to respond to this pandemic. 

Additional Resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Implementation of Mitigation Strategies for Communities with Local COVID-19 Transmission

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: CDC Coronavirus Website

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: CDC Fact Sheet on COVID-19

U.S. Conference of Mayors: COVID-19: What Mayors Need to Know

National League of Cities: Coronavirus Response Resources for Local Leaders

National League of Cities: Seeking FEMA Assistance to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Bloomberg Philanthropies: Coronavirus Local Response Initiative

Bloomberg Philanthropies: Help City Leaders Respond to Coronavirus in the United States


Ohio's Cities

State of Ohio

Dayton Daily News | April 1, 2020

Coronavirus: President approves disaster declaration, federal funds for Ohio

WANE | March 30, 2020

Ohio school closure extended; FDA OKs mask-sanitizing system

NBC4 | March 29, 2020

Battelle cleared to sterilize N95 masks at max capacity, operate in other states to fight coronavirus PPE shortage

10TV | March 25, 2020

Ohio lawmakers approve bill addressing coronavirus impact; bill heads to governor's desk | March 25, 2020

6 graphics that help tell Ohio’s coronavirus story

Columbus Dispatch | March 22, 2020

Coronavirus: Ohio issues stay-at-home order, allows only essential businesses and day cares at 6 children per room

Dayton Daily News | March 20, 2020

Coronavirus: Senior centers to close Monday; first death confirmed in Ohio

Dayton Daily News | March 17, 2020

Coronavirus: Ohio polls close as a public health emergency | March 16, 2020

How to apply for Ohio unemployment benefits from home amid coronavirus crisis

10TV | March 15, 2020

Gov. DeWine announces closure of Ohio bars, dine-in restaurants

ABC 6 | March 12, 2020

Gov. DeWine says Ohio schools will have extended spring break due to COVID-19 concerns

Cincinnati Enquirer | March 11, 2020

Coronavirus in Ohio: Pending order will limit spectators at sporting events after 1st case of community spread

Columbus Dispatch | March 10, 2020

DeWine calls on colleges to hold classes remotely; no additional coronavirus cases yet

Columbus Dispatch | March 10, 2020

Coronavirus: Ohio’s health officials have authority to check spread

Cincinnati Enquirer | March 8, 2020

State, local groups taking precautions to prevent at-risk Ohioans from catching coronavirus

News 5 Cleveland | February 27, 2020

Gov. DeWine urges Ohioans to ‘have a sense of urgency,’ create a coronavirus preparedness kit

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