Pierce County Public Health recommendations regarding travel of residents should be considered applicable guidance for all employees of UW-River Falls, given that the campus is under the jurisdiction of Pierce County, regardless of an employee’s specific work location. These recommendations are also to be considered a good practice for all citizens, regardless of their location or residence.
Pierce County Public Health Advisory: Residents are strongly encouraged to avoid non-essential travel outside their communities.
- Residents are allowed to travel to work or to take care of dependents.
- Residents who travel to the Twin Cities for work must be cautious and monitor themselves for symptoms.
- If a Pierce County resident does travel outside their community and engages in activities that compromise physical distancing, they should limit contact with non-household members for 14 days and monitor symptoms closely.