COVID-19 UPDATE

Dear Harbor Community:

In light of all recommendations from federal, state, and local government agencies, and to limit transmission of COVID-19 to the extent possible, the Port District is taking unprecedented steps to protect its workforce and the public.

SANTA CRUZ PORT DISTRICT
COVID-19 UPDATES AND RESPONSE MEASURES
EFFECTIVE March 17, 2020, and REVISED on June 13, 2020 – Until Further Notice

To limit public interaction to slow the spread of COVID-19, the Port District will implement the following temporary measures:

  • Reopen the Santa Cruz Harbor Office customer service counter Monday through Sunday, 10 AM to 4 PM, effective June 1, 2020
  • Reopen the Santa Cruz Harbor Boatyard customer service counter, as needed, effective June 1, 2020
  • Reopen the Santa Cruz Harbor RV Park, effective June 13, 2020
  • Port Commission meetings to be held virtually
  • Implement other measures to protect employees and the public

Essential harbor services will continue to be provided, including:

  • Law enforcement, marine search and rescue and security services (Deputy Harbormaster staff monitor VHF channels 9 and 16)
  • Dredging operations
  • Fuel service 
  • Emergency response (such as hazmat, emergency vessel haul-out at boatyard, etc.)
  • Essential administrative / finance work
  • Bill pay available online https://www.santacruzharbor.org/bill-pay/
  • Maintenance and servicing of public and boater restrooms
  • Facilities landscaping, construction, and necessarily-related services
  • Garbage transport and collection services

Contact information:

  • FOR EMERGENCIES, CALL 911

Non-Emergencies:

Management Non-Emergency Contacts:

Santa Cruz Port District Updates and Notices:

6/13/20 Social Distancing Protocol for all Santa Cruz Harbor Facilities (updated 6/13/20)

6/1/20 Harbor Office Reopening

5/18/20 Launch Ramp Reopens to General Recreational Activity Notice

5/6/20 Notice of Launch Ramp Closure (updated 5/6/20)

4/30/20 Clarification of Terms for Landside Tenants Extended Payment Plans

4/30/20 Clarification of Terms for Marina Customers Extended Payment Plans

4/29/20 Notice of Launch Ramp Closure (updated 4/29/20)

4/29/20 Important Notice for Santa Cruz Harbor Landside Tenants

4/29/20 Important Notice for Santa Cruz Harbor Marina Customers

4/29/20 Important Notice for Santa Cruz Harbor Charter Operators

4/16/20 Social Distancing Protocol for Santa Cruz Harbor Facilities (updated 4/16/20)

4/8/20 Santa Cruz Harbor Closed to Public Recreation Notice

4/8/20 Social Distancing Protocol for Santa Cruz Harbor Facilities

4/3/20 Santa Cruz Port Commission Interim Relief Measure Suspending Late Fees, Interest, Evictions, and Revocations

3/27/20 Santa Cruz Harbor Notice of Launch Ramp Closure

3/20/20 Santa Cruz Harbor COVID-19 Community Update

3/16/20 Santa Cruz Harbor COVID-19 Response Measures

3/16/20 Santa Cruz Harbor Essential Services and Businesses

County of Santa Cruz Orders:

6/9/20 County of Santa Cruz Supplemental Order to Shelter-in-Place

5/26/20 County of Santa Cruz Order Allowing Certain Activities to Resume

5/6/20 County of Santa Cruz Supplemental Order to Shelter-in-Place

4/30/2020 County of Santa Cruz Supplemental Order to Shelter-in-Place

4/29/20 County of Santa Cruz Beach Restrictions Press Release

4/24/20 County of Santa Cruz Order to Wear Face Coverings in Public

4/8/20 County of Santa Cruz Supplemental Order Closing Parks & Beaches

3/31/20 County of Santa Cruz Shelter-in-Place Order

3/16/20 County of Santa Cruz Shelter-in-Place Order

Additional Resources and Information:

COVID-19 Information and Updates Santa Cruz County

City of Santa Cruz List of Resources to Business During Shelter in Place Order

Santa Cruz County Office for Economic Development COVID-19 Guidance and Resources for Businesses