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Coronavirus - E lEjido Council Press Release - 11 March 2020

This press release about COVID-19 by El Ejido COuncil was posted on Facebook yesterday.

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El Ejido City Council postpones massive activities and adopts prevention measures for COVID-19

The government team, opposition, heads of areas and technicians of the protection and prevention service have held a coordination meeting to determine the actions to be implemented in the municipality.

The local government insists that these are control and prevention measures and that social alarm should not be generated. The City Council is following the prevention protocols ruled by the Ministry of Health

The postponement of cultural activities in the Auditorium and all those involving the concentration of people in sports facilities and senior centers have been determined; closing of libraries; distribution of soap dispensers in schools; ozone cleaning public transport; continued hygiene of municipal furniture; limit visits to the nursing home, in addition to the use of hydroalcoholic gel.

Information signs have been placed in all public buildings and all workers have been given information and dissemination about the coronavirus, its symptoms, general prevention measures for this and other respiratory viruses.

El Ejido, March 11, 2020. - The government team. opposition spokespersons, area chiefs and technicians from the Protection and Prevention Service have held a coordination meeting to determine the different actions that will be implemented in the municipality as prevention measures for COVID-19 over the next two weeks.

The local government insists that these are control and prevention measures and that social alarm should not be generated. The City Council is following the prevention protocols established by the Ministry of Health.

The measures that have been adopted go through:

- The postponement of the massive cultural activities in the Auditorium and senior centers, as well as the closure of the Central Library and study rooms of the different nuclei that the Municipal Library Network.

- Distribution of soap dispensers in schools and recommendation to the management teams of the student handwashing centers several times each morning.

- Cleaning with ozone in public transport; continued hygiene of municipal furniture and playgrounds,

- Limit visits to the Nursing Home for a family member, in addition to temperature control, it is mandatory to use a mask and use of hydro-alcoholic gel before entering the center.

- Gloves, soap and hydroalcoholic gels have been provided to staff in the customer service areas.

- IMD suspends Adult Sports Schools; it postpones the exhibitions, galas and all those that suppose concentration of people in sport facilities, the federated competitions of soccer have been suspended and the rest of the federated competitions behind closed doors.

- Information signs have been placed in all public buildings and all workers have been given information and dissemination about the coronavirus, its symptoms, general prevention measures for this and other respiratory viruses, and the Health Responde 955 54 contact telephone number. 50 60. which should be used in symptomatology.