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Posted on: April 6, 2021

San Bernardino County Enters the Orange Tier as of Wednesday, April 7

Orange Tier - Newsflash

San Bernardino County officials are reporting welcome news! As of Wednesday, April 7, San Bernardino County has moved into the Orange Tier of the State's Blueprint for a Safer Economy. As a result, a number of local businesses and activities in the County are allowed to expand capacity or resume operations. Here's what has changed:

  • Restaurants - 50% capacity indoors or 200 people, whichever is less
  • Indoor gyms - 25% capacity
  • Libraries - 100% capacity
  • Movie theaters - 50% capacity or 200 people, whichever is less
  • Retail - 100% capacity
  • Museums, zoos, and aquariums - 50% capacity indoors
  • Family entertainment centers including bowling alleys, escape rooms, can reopen at 25% capacity
  • Bars can reopen outdoors with modifications, no food sales required

Additional details are available in the State Blueprint for a Safer Economy.

Beginning Saturday, April 10, the James S. Thalman Chino Hills Branch Library will resume regular hours of operation. For more information, visit

Residents who have not yet received a vaccination against COVID-19 and wish to do so are encouraged to schedule an appointment online at or call the County's COVID-19 hotline at (909) 387-3911 Monday through Friday from 9 am to 8 pm.