Response & Plans

The Denver Department of Public Health & Environment is coordinating with other local public health agencies, the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE), and the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) about the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). Our goal is to ensure accurate and timely information is provided to the public.

Long-term Citywide COVID-19 Recovery Action Plan

Denver's Citywide COVID-19 Recovery Action Plan defines the objectives and strategies for pandemic recovery efforts. This plan supports public health and emergency plans and lays out coordinated objectives and tasks to support long-term recovery for the whole community. The Recovery Action Plan is a working document and an updated version will be posted here every month. Public feedback is welcomed and can be sent to

Read the Denver Citywide COVID-19 Recovery Action Plan(PDF, 2MB)

COVID-19 Vaccination Plan

Denver is committed to a fair and organized response to support residents receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. Denver’s COVID-19 Vaccination Plan is a three-point strategy:

  • Supporting community healthcare providers
  • Filling gaps in the healthcare system with reliable community vaccinations sites
  • Using teams to get the vaccine to community members who may not be able to get to a site 

Read the COVID-19 Vaccination Plan(PDF, 651KB)

Disclaimer: If you are unable to read any portion of these documents and need assistance please contact us at

Current Public Health Orders

Last updated: Dec. 28, 2021

The City and County of Denver has issued a number of public health orders to limit the spread of COVID-19 in Denver and, ultimately to save lives. Under current public health orders, there are vaccine and face covering requirements for specific personnel and in certain settings in Denver.

Additional Plans & Previous Public Health Orders

State of Colorado: COVID-19 Additional Information

For Questions Related to Essential Activities, Essential Travel, and Essential Business/Operations please visit the State of Colorado Website below:

State of Colorado: Public Health & Executive Orders Resources

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Monday - Friday: 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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