Monday, September 27, 2021

Douglas County established its own health department after the three counties canceled the opt-out of the health order

The Douglas County Commissioner on Wednesday referred to the three-county health bureau’s decision this week to no longer allow counties to opt out of their health orders as a “violation of agreement,” and on Wednesday voted to continue the spin-off with the agency. 55 years.

A formal vote on the resolution to leave the three counties is scheduled for Tuesday afternoon.

Wednesday’s action was taken two days after the three counties’ health bureaus voted to remove the ability of counties to opt out of their health orders. This was an agreement agreed in November last year after Douglas County threatened to leave the agency. The agency also COVID-19 directives covering Arapahoe and Adams counties, including mask injunctions and business closures.

On Monday, the agency not only canceled the opt-out, but also ordered all school districts in the three counties under its supervision to require all faculty, staff and students aged 2 years and over to wear masks in indoor environments. This prompted Douglas County leaders to accuse Colorado’s largest public health agency of unilaterally violating agreements with conservative counties.

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On Wednesday, Commissioner Laura Thomas stated that it is time for the county to “figure out how we can get rid of the influence of the three-county health bureau as soon as possible”.

Douglas County established its own health department after the three counties canceled the opt-out of the health order
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