The Mayors of Algona, Auburn, Enumclaw, Federal Way, Kent, Pacific, Renton and Tukwila issued a joint statement Sunday regarding COVID-19.
The statement does not issue any additional mandates, but reiterates current state proclamations made by Governor Jay Inslee. The mayors are jointly urging citizens to remain home and to avoid unnecessary outings.
City of Auburn Updates
Mayor Nancy Backus also outlined additional steps the city of Auburn will also be taking to address the coronavirus pandemic in her weekly address:
The City of Auburn has additionally announced that all active recreation areas in parks will now be closed. This includes playground equipment, sports courts (tennis, basketball, pickleball), baseball fields, mod-soccer fields, and picnic shelters. This has been done in an effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19, and further encourage social distancing.
Parks, trails and open playfields where social distancing can be maintained remain open.