On May 7, the Governor issued the Guidelines and Protocols
for Individuals and Businesses and Emergency Directive 18 Phase One Reopening
Based upon these directives Lyon County will implement the
following by no later than 5 p.m., on Monday, May 11:
• Employees currently working via telework will continue to
do so until further notice or as directed by the appropriate department
director or elected official.
• Recreational Areas: Parks, skate parks, baseball fields,
basketball courts, tennis courts and open space areas/trails will be opened to
the public as long as users of the facilities are following social distancing
guidelines and does not cause the congregation of 10 or more persons. Park
equipment such as slides, swings, etc. will remain closed.
• County buildings and offices (except law enforcement and
courts) will remain open through appointment only. Law enforcement and the
courts have published their standards and requirements for access.
On Wednesday, May 13 the Board of County Commissioners will
conduct a special meeting at 9 a.m. to discuss Phase 1 implementation and other
COVID-19 related issues.
The agenda can be found