Last update: 2/2/22
City of Cordova
Welcome to the official COVID-19 Response page for the City of Cordova, Alaska. This site is your local resource to help you become EDUCATED and READY.
Rules for Everyone
1. Social distance
2. Wear a mask in public when you cannot social distance
3. Wash your hands
4. Disinfect surfaces
5. Stay home if you can
6. Monitor for Illness
Stop the spread of rumors
•Look for professional, information that is supported by multiple professional sources.
•Use factcheck.org, politifact.com or snopes.com to check out truthfulness.
•Ask for the source of information that is shared with you.
•Protect yourself by washing your hands, wearing a mask, cleaning frequently touched surfaces
NEWS AND RULES
City Website to be Used for COVID-Posts Going Forward
Please see the City website for COVID-related press releases and public notices going forward. These are accessed mostly easily by scrolling down on the homepage
Chamber of Commerce Covid-19 Vaccine Raffle Registration
Cordova Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce a new vaccination incentive program in Cordova, made possible by a grant from Alaska Chamber and the
Dashboard Updates and Testing Hours to Decrease
Beginning next week, positive test results and vaccine numbers will be reported to the community on Fridays only unless there is an event that warrants
When Should You Get a COVID-19 Test?
When returning from travel, testing is recommended 5 days after arrival. When you have been contacted by someone doing contact tracing. When you have symptoms.
A travel-related resident COVID-19 case was identified yesterday, raising Cordova’s active case count to four.
Additional Positive Case
A positive resident COVID-19 case was identified yesterday, raising Cordova’s active case count to four.
CURRENT RULES & PROCEDURES
STAY UP TO DATE
Keeping Cordova Informed
STATE AND NATIONAL RESOURCES
Alaska & National Resources
cordova COVID-19 resources
Slow the Spread
Get Vaccinated! Vaccination provides an extra level of protection for yourself and puts our community and our country one step closer to herd immunity!!
Click here for the local digital vaccination form!
All individuals 12 years of age and up are eligible for vaccination. If you have received one dose in a two dose vaccination series please leave the name of the vaccine and the date of the first dose in the comment section on the form. Once the form is submitted a member of the Cordova Vaccination team will call to schedule your vaccination.
Wear a mask in public spaces and when 6ft of distance cannot be kept with members outside of your house hold or “bubble.” Masking protects you and those around you who may be more vulnerable.
Strict social distance should be kept whenever possible when socializing with members outside of your household or social bubble.
Stay situationally aware of State and Local Alert levels and be prepared to make COVID safe choices that reflect the level of your concern. Click here for CDC guidelines on how to protect yourself and others.
WHAT TO DO
If You Are Sick
CALL BEFORE Seeking Care
If you have flu-like illness or respiratory symptoms, call your medical provider who will evaluate and recommend next steps.
You may be tested if you have:
ONE of the following symptoms:
- dry cough
- persistent fever that stays above 100.3F
- and/or shortness of breath
or TWO OR MORE of the following symptoms:
- diminished sense of taste or smell
- muscle/joint aches
- runny nose
- sore throat
- sputum production
- dermatological changes
Please call ahead before coming into a medical facility (this applies to emergency room and clinic visits).
Cordova Medical Facilities
- Cordova Community Medical Center – (907) 424-8200
- Ilanka Community Health Center – (907) 424-3622