News Release

San Benito County advancing to Red Tier

San Benito County and other jurisdictions will be reclassified because the state met its first vaccine equity goal.

San Benito County Official Seal. Courtesy of San Benito County


San Benito County advances to Tier 2 of State Blueprint for a Safer Economy framework

Indoor restaurants, gyms, movie theaters, tattoo studios and places of worship may now open with restrictions.

ER staff at Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital. File photo.


High positivity and case rates keeps county from advancing in state’s reopening guidelines

San Benito and 32 other counties are under maximum restrictions.