Phase 2 begins when 50% of the population over the age of 16 has received their first dose of the vaccine. At this time, the face covering mandate will be lifted for outdoor settings. Currently, 35.7% of the eligible population are vaccinated.
Phase 3 begins when 70% of the population over the age of 16 has received their first dose of the vaccine and Orange County’s 14-day rolling positivity rate is 5% or lower. At this time, all mandates will be lifted, meaning no masks will be required indoors.