County News 2020

Tulare County Board of Supervisors Names New Chief of Staff
May 7, 2020
Tulare County Board of Supervisors Names New Chief of Staff

Board hires Tammie Weyker-Adkins as new Chief of Staff.

TCFD Fire Hazard Abatement
May 5, 2020
TCFD Fire Hazard Abatement

Tulare County Fire Department has begun our annual Hazard Abatement Program for this year.

Tulare County Clerk-Recorder to resume issuing marriage licenses May 4
May 1, 2020
Tulare County Clerk-Recorder to resume issuing marriage licenses May 4

The Tulare County Clerk-Recorder will begin scheduling appointments Monday, May 4

Nicole Motley promoted to the position of Deputy Agricultural Commissioner/Sealer in charge of Pest Exclusion & Standardization Division
April 30, 2020
Nicole Motley promoted to the position of Deputy Agricultural Commissioner/Sealer in charge of Pest Exclusion & Standardization Division

Nicole Motley, has been promoted to Deputy Agricultural Commissioner/Sealer in charge of the Pest Exclusion & Standardization Division by Tulare’s Agricultural Commissioner/Sealer

Tulare County Increases COVID-19 Testing with Two New Community Testing Sites
April 29, 2020
Tulare County Increases COVID-19 Testing with Two New Community Testing Sites

The new sites are being located in Dinuba and Porterville at their respective Memorial Buildings, with an expected opening date of May 4.

Tulare County Launches NEW Covid-19 Response Website
April 22, 2020
Tulare County Launches NEW Covid-19 Response Website

Tulare County has launched a new COVID-19 Response website providing the latest information and County-wide programs available in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Skilled Nursing Facility COVID-19 Outbreaks Now Include Linwood Meadows
April 27, 2020
Skilled Nursing Facility COVID-19 Outbreaks Now Include Linwood Meadows

The Tulare County Public Health Branch has announced that the Linwood Meadows facility in Visalia has had 10 residents test positive for COVID-19.

Rapid Testing Begins at Sierra View District Hospital in Porterville
April 22, 2020
Rapid Testing Begins at Sierra View District Hospital in Porterville

Sierra View District Hospital (SVMC) has been selected by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) to receive an Abbott point-of-care instrument, also called an ID NOW machine, in order to strengthen testing capabilities located in our region.

Tulare County Public Health Branch Announces Deaths Related to 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
April 15, 2020
Tulare County Public Health Branch Announces Deaths Related to 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The County of Tulare Public Health Branch confirms two deaths from COVID-19 in the county, one on April 10 and the second on April 14. The individuals were both over 65 and the transmission types were by contact related to Redwood Springs.

Tulare County Public Health Branch Announces Deaths Related to 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
April 13, 2020
Tulare County Public Health Branch Announces Deaths Related to 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The County of Tulare Public Health Branch confirms two deaths from COVID-19 in the county, one on April 10 and the second on April 12. The individuals were both over 65 and the transmission types were contact.

May 7, 2020
Tulare County Board of Supervisors Names New Chief of Staff
Tulare County Board of Supervisors Names New Chief of Staff

Board hires Tammie Weyker-Adkins as new Chief of Staff.

May 5, 2020
TCFD Fire Hazard Abatement
TCFD Fire Hazard Abatement

Tulare County Fire Department has begun our annual Hazard Abatement Program for this year.

May 1, 2020
Tulare County Clerk-Recorder to resume issuing marriage licenses May 4
Tulare County Clerk-Recorder to resume issuing marriage licenses May 4

The Tulare County Clerk-Recorder will begin scheduling appointments Monday, May 4

April 30, 2020
Nicole Motley promoted to the position of Deputy Agricultural Commissioner/Sealer in charge of Pest Exclusion & Standardization Division
Nicole Motley promoted to the position of Deputy Agricultural Commissioner/Sealer in charge of Pest Exclusion & Standardization Division

Nicole Motley, has been promoted to Deputy Agricultural Commissioner/Sealer in charge of the Pest Exclusion & Standardization Division by Tulare’s Agricultural Commissioner/Sealer