Governor Polis Takes Action to Address COVID-19 Pandemic & the Cameron Peak Fire

Monday, October 5, 2020

DENVER - Governor Jared Polis took further action to address the COVID-19 pandemic and the Cameron Peak fire. 

The Governor extended the Protect Our Neighbors Executive Order. The Governor also extended an Executive Order concerning changes to 2020 election activity to limit in-person contact while allowing the election to proceed safely and without interruption to the Secretary of State’s operations. 

Gov. Polis signed an Executive Order memorializing a verbal disaster declaration from September 6, 2020, for the Cameron Peak Fire. The Executive Order enables State agencies to coordinate and makes resources available for fire suppression, response, consequence management, and recovery efforts.