Orange County Will Not Move Into Orange Tier By Tuesday As Officials Previously Hoped ForThe reporting of fewer than 200 new cases was a good sign as the county continues to eye the case rate in hopes to move up from the red tier to the less restrictive orange tier.
Orange County Officials Expect To Move Up To Orange Tier As Soon As TuesdayOfficials say the county's COVID-19 numbers are improving enough to move up to the orange tier of the state's monitoring list within a week.
OC Edging Toward Less-Restrictive Orange Tier As COVID-19 Trends Continue To ImproveOrange County reported 22 additional coronavirus deaths and 181 new cases Tuesday as county officials anticipated an upgrade to the less restrictive orange tier of the state's monitoring system.
San Diego Narrowly Avoids Being Downgraded To Purple Tier, Remains In RedThat would have forced San Diego County to close its movie theaters, as well as indoor operations for restaurants and places of worship.
Orange County Moves From State's Purple To Red Tier, Nears 50,000 Total COVID-19 CasesOrange County reported 151 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday and three more deaths, bringing the county's cumulative totals to 49,996 cases and 1,056 deaths.
OC Could Move To Red Tier Tuesday Allowing Movie Theaters, Restaurants, Churches To Reopen Indoors At 25% CapacityOrange County has met the state's metrics for at least two weeks.
Orange County Meets Metrics To Move From State's Purple Tier To Red TierThe county now meets all of the state's metrics to move out of the purple tier, the worst level, and up to the red tier.