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COVID-19 Coronavirus Information from the City of King City




Post Date: 8/26/2021 4:40 PM
This webpage will be updated as more information is available. 

Current Closures, Cancellations, and Postponements in King City

City facility closures
To slow the spread of coronavirus and protect our community members' health, the City of King City is making thoughtful decisions to close these facilities beginning Monday, August 30:

  • City Hall – includes the following counters:
    • Passport Counter closed. The city is not accepting passports starting August 30, 2021.

The following Services are available by phone and online only.

  • Permit Counter closed for in-person services.
  • Parking Permits are closed for in-person services.
  • Business Licenses Counter closed for in-person services.
  •  Court Counter is closed for in-person services. Handle your case by phone by calling (503)620-6444. Court room and trials are still in-person, Zoom, or by phone on the first and third Tuesday of the month.
  • Police Records counter is closed for in-person services. Limited staff is available for records requests by calls and e-mails. (503)620-8851 or generalinformation@ci.king-city.or.us

These facilities will remain closed through Monday, October 4th, 2021. City staff will reevaluate the situation on or around September 27 and update the community on a timeline for reopening the facilities.

For Water & Utility Billing Counter Services Water & Utility Billing Counter Services please contact City of Tigard.

Police Department 

Our Police officers continue to respond to all emergency calls.

In an emergency Call 9-1-1  
Non-emergency dispatch: 503-629-0111 (please note you may get a call from the police first)
Records: 503-620-8851(counter is closed -Limited staff is available for records requests by calls and emails.)

Your King City Police Department is available and answering all calls for service.  If you would like to speak with an officer, please contact dispatch at 503-629-0111 for all non-emergencies.  You may receive a phone call from an officer before any direct contact on non-emergencies.  As always, if you are having an emergency call 911.


City Council Meetings & Public Comment

Coronavirus Information and Impacts

COVID-19 Vaccine Transportation Options

Medicaid NEMT
For those members enrolled in the Oregon Health Plan (OHP), either with a Coordinated Care Organization (CCO) or as a Fee for Service (often known as 
“open card”) member, the transportation options include:
med

Non-Medical or non-Medicaid specific Transportation options
For individuals not enrolled in OHP, who still need transportation assistance, there are other options. These include:
non
Download the PDF here


Vaccine Information
Prepared and updated by Washington County Public Health,

Page last updated on 8/17/2021

Where can I get a vaccine?

Washington County's Mobile Vaccine Team: Our mobile team is traveling the county to make it easier for people to get the vaccine close to where they live, shop or hang out. We add new locations regularly, so there's a good chance we'll be in your neighborhood soon. Find the schedule here. Get a $50 gift card or shopping voucher when you get your shot.

Local pharmacies: Pharmacies are required to offer second/boost doses to people who received their first dose somewhere else.

Beaverton Resource Center: Most Fridays from July 16 through September 24. See the flier for exact dates and times. Pfizer for ages 12 and older. Located at 13565 SW Walker Road.

Virginia Garcia Memorial Health Centers: All vaccination events are open to the community, do not require an appointment, and do not require you to be a Virginia Garcia patient. You do not have to have insurance in order to receive a vaccine. If you have insurance, please bring your card with you. Remember, vaccines are free!

Still have questions or need language assistance? Call our Help Line at 1-833-907-3520.

For more information please go to the Washington County Health & Human Services Website. 

Novel Coronavirus COVID-19 Update from the City

King City employees are working remotely and in the office. Please call or visit the website for the services you need. This will help in the effort to protect everyone's health. Where in-person interactions can be replaced with virtual and technology tools, we will put those options in place and promote this on our website and social media.

Our Police officers continue to respond to all emergency calls, but there are additional 9-1-1 call-taking protocols and modified patient evaluation procedures to maintain distance and limit exposure. We are in constant communication with other local and state health agencies.

In an emergency Call 9-1-1  
Non-emergency dispatch: 503-629-0111 (please note you may get a call from the police first)
Records: 503-620-8851(counter is closed -Limited staff is available for records requests by calls and emails.)

Your King City Police Department is available and answering all calls for service.  If you would like to speak with an officer, please contact dispatch at 503-629-0111 for all non-emergencies.  You may receive a phone call from an officer before any direct contact on non-emergencies.  As always, if you are having an emergency call 911.

With the uncertainty to the extent of Covid-19 exposure, we are following suggested guidelines to reduce exposure for you the citizen and staff.  We appreciate everyone's ongoing support and adherence to suggested guidelines found on our King City website.


Face Coverings Required Statewide

  • Face coverings are required for ages 5 and up for all indoor public spaces, for outdoor spaces when physical distancing is not possible, and when exercising indoors.
  • People with a disability or a medical condition may request an accommodation if they cannot wear a mask, face shield, or face covering.
  • Visit the State of Oregon COVID-19 Mask Requirements webpage for more details.

What about schools?

Go to the Washington County Schools and Day Care Page.

View the current guidance for limited in-person instruction during comprehensive distance learning.

ODE has developed several FAQs that cover physical distancing, transportation, hygiene, instructional models, and more.  



Supporting Our Community

The City of King City recognizes the unique and diverse needs of our community members during the COVID-19 crisis. 

Find information and resources for health care and food accessreporting hate crimes and discriminationdomestic violence crisis supportmental health careeviction protections, and more on our updated COVID-19 Community Resources webpage.

COVID-19 Stigma
A person’s ethnicity, language, or association with a country or region is not a risk factor for this virus. If you feel you have experienced or witnessed discrimination motivated by race, color, disability, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, or gender identity, contact the Oregon Department of Justice by filing a report online or by calling 1-844-924-2427. 


 Transportation
Update from TriMet:
For the latest updates from TriMet, please visit their website https://trimet.org/health/

Updates from King City RideAbout (Community Connectors):
For the latest updates from King City RideAbout, please visit their website https://rideconnection.org/services/community-connectors


Real ID Act Enforcement: Extended to May 1, 2023
Oregonians will need a Real ID card or other federally approved forms of identification to board a flight or enter secure federal facilities after October 1, 2021. Standard licenses may still be used to vote, drive, and apply for state and federal benefits. 

Real ID Act Information


The update's from the Governor's Office
To learn about Gov Brown's executive orders, statements, and directives go to the State of Oregon Newsroom.


For Seniors
Oregonians who are 65+ are in a higher-risk group and need to take increased precautions to avoid COVID-19. Find recommendations here for senior care providers as well.


Senior connection:
Oregon Senior Peer Outreach, a program of Community Counseling Solutions, has launched "Senior Connection," a free program to keep Washington County older adults connected while they stay at home. Certified peer support specialists trained to work with older adults make friendly calls to listen and provide support weekly or more often upon request. Call 1-833-736-4676 to sign-up for this free program.


Other Ways to Stay Informed

What to Do Right Now

  • Stay home if you are sick
  • Wash your hands for 20 seconds with soap and water
  • Use hand sanitizer
  • Take everyday precautions to keep space between yourself and others (3 feet)
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands
  • Cover your coughs and sneezes with a tissue or with you sleeve
  • Wash your hands and stay home when you're sick – worth repeating
  • Avoid crowds as much as possible.
  • Consult CDC's travel website for any travel advisories and steps to protect yourself if you plan to travel outside of the US.

Resources For Business
For information and resources for business, click here. This page provides information about resources for businesses affected by COVID-19. Learn more about resources for business.


 Questions for Us
Have a question about COVID-19 for the City of King City?  Visit our Questions and Answers webpage or email the City of King City and we'll respond as soon as possible.