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By Order of the Monterey County Health Officer All Public and Private Golf Courses Must Close Due to COVID-19 Pandemic Emergency

Post Date:03/23/2020

Over the weekend, the State of California issued its list of essential sectors and related essential workforce pursuant to the Governor’s “Stay at Home” order issued last week. Unfortunately, golf courses and employees that staff golf courses are not on the list. 

I am therefore ordering all public and private golf courses to close immediately as part of Monterey County’s Shelter in Place Order. Workers that are necessary to minimally maintain the course are considered essential and may continue to report to work provided they comply with “social distancing” requirements.

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