Lastest updates:

City Facilities Closed
Effective January 7, 2022, until further notice, all city offices which primarily provide in-person customer service will be temporarily closed to the public due to the substantial increase in COVID-19 cases in California.   

City Press Release - English (PDF)
City Press Release - Spanish (PDF)

Updated State Guidance
From 12/15/21 to 2/15/22, the State requires masking in public, indoor settings – regardless of vaccination status.

City Response COVID-19

Get the latest information regarding services the City is providing during this time and updated office hours. 

Kern County / State Resources & Information  

Latest Kern County and Statewide information.

Vaccinate Kern- COVID-19 Vaccine Information 

Information regarding vaccination in Kern County. To view the Kern County COVID-19 Vaccine Schedule, click here.

My Turn California

Find out when it's your turn to receive the COVID-19 vaccination. allows you to register to receive alerts when it is your turn as well as schedule an appointment. Residents may also call (833) 422-4255 for assistance. 

MyTurn  - Spanish  

Find a COVID-19 Vaccination Location

To be vaccinated, you must be included in one of the currently approved Tiers prior to making an appointment. 

COVID-19 Testing Sites

Information on local and nearby testing sites.

Business Resources, Programs, and Services

Local and statewide intimation for businesses.

Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant      

This program was contingent on Corona Virus Relief Funds and has since been discontinued. 

Guidance Information for Communities