County Response to COVID-19


Trusted Sources

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) have many resources available for citizens to learn more about the novel coronavirus known as COVID-19. Please visit these main sites for the most up-to-date information: 

Chesterfield Health District: Director’s Corner

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Chesterfield Health District Director Dr. Alexander Samuel provides updates on COVID-19 in our community. 

For Chesterfield Health District case status and other relevant updates from Dr. Samuel, please visit our Director Updates page at Chesterfield County News. (updated July 10, 2020) 

This Friday, July 10 report features updates from Dr. Samuel about the current COVID-19 situation in the county. (updated July 10, 2020)

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Call Centers Information

Visit the Call Centers Information webpage for phone numbers and hours for the Chesterfield County Call Center - Emergency Operations Center, the Chesterfield Health District Call Center, the Chesterfield County Public Schools Call Center - Call CCPS and Mental Health Support Services phone numbers.

Chesterfield Department and Services Information; Phased Reopening Announcements: 

As the COVID-19 situation continues to develop and in accordance with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) recommendations and guidelines, Chesterfield County will be announcing a phased reopening of government buildings and facilities . Please continue to check the COVID-19 Departmental Phased Reopening Information webpage for new and updated information.

Specific Event Information: Visit the County Calendar

If you are looking for information about a specific event, please visit our County Calendar. Specific department calendars can be selected by using the "Select a Calendar" drop-down function and topics can also be keyword-searched by using the calendar search bar feature.

From the Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors

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The Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors provides updates on how the county is assisting residents, businesses and other organizations adjusting to the "new norm" of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Governor of Virginia Updates

Governor Ralph Northam provides updates on the current COVID-19 status in Virginia at press conferences given as needed. Find out more information from the Governor’s office at:

VDH Mask Up Virginia
  1. July 13 Updates
  2. July 7 Updates
  3. July 1 Updates
  4. June 2020 Updates
  5.  May 2020 Updates
  6. April 2020 Updates
  7. March 2020 Updates

July 13, 2020 Update - 10:15 a.m.

Chesterfield Emergency Operations Center to End COVID-19 Call Center Services this Week
Residents with COVID-19 related inquiries should contact the Chesterfield Health District 

Effective Friday, July 17, the Chesterfield County Emergency Operations Center Call Center will conclude its operations after experiencing significantly low call volume.

Launched on March 19, the call center presented updated information regarding county resources to assist residents who may not have internet access or needed clarification on available county services during the emergence of the COVID-19 pandemic.

If residents have an emergency, please call 9-1-1.

COVID-19 related questions should be directed to the Chesterfield Health District at 804-318-8207 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., or the VDH Hotline at 1-877-ASK-VDH3 (1-877-275-8343) if it is after 4:30 p.m.

Chesterfield County will remain a source for accurate and timely information for our community during the COVID-19 pandemic. Residents, businesses and guests can connect with the county in a variety of ways, including the following social media handles: