COVID-19 Employee FAQS

Publish Date: May, 13 2020

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In 2019, people starting coming down with an illness caused by a novel coronavirus. The virus spreads from person-to-person, and the number of cases detected in the United States is growing rapidly, forcing many states, including California, to issue Shelter-in-Place Orders. As the pandemic spread to Alameda County, the City has kept its employees informed by distributed and posted online Frequently Asked Questions (“FAQs”). These updated FAQ’s supplement and where indicated replace previously issued FAQs.

Please be advised that these FAQs have been revised and contain important information regarding your right to additional time off, including Emergency Paid Sick Leave, under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA). Please review every FAQ and if you have questions, please contact your supervisor/manager or Departmental HR Single Point of Contact (SPOC).