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February 10, 2021 - COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Vaccine

711 Vaccinations administered in Sierra County to date.

COVID-19 Vaccine Registration and Appointments 

Sierra County Residents can either register for the vaccine with the Vaccination Registration Card or call their local Health and Human Services office.  

Downieville: (530) 289-3711

Loyalton: (530) 993-6700

*New online appointment process for all of California coming soon:

Pre-registration now open:

COVID-19 Vaccine Phase and Tier 


Sierra County Public Health is currently serving Phase 1b Tier 1. This includes: 

• Those at risk of exposure at work in the following

   sectors: education, childcare, emergency services,

   and food and agriculture

• Individuals 75 and older

• Individuals 65 and older

For more information about Phases and Tiers click here.


Downieville: Wednesdays 10am -12pm at the Community Hall with Color

For assistance, please come to the Downieville Community Hall on the day of testing between 10:00am and 12:00pm.

Sierraville: Thursdays 7am – 3pm Old Sierraville School with OptumServe/LHI

Alternate locations are listed on the Sierra County Website


Sierra County is currently in the Moderate or Orange Tier.

To find the status for activities click here 

Regional Stay Home Order

No longer in effect as of January 12, 2021 

County Employee Protocols

Please contact Sierra County Human Resources: (530) 289-2879