The City of Bellevue is working in partnership with state and local agencies to monitor developments related to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and to ensure the health and safety of our community.

In her proclomation, the Governor has issued a state of public health disaster emergency.  At this time, there are no confirmed cases in Jackson County but there are now 614 cases in Iowa (as of 04/02/2020).  Public gatherings of 10 or more are prohibited and social distancing is encouraged to stop or slow the spread of the virus.  

As of 12:00 p.m. on 03/17/2020, according to the Governor's proclamation, all restaurants and bars are closed to the public. Carry-out or drive-throughs can stay open. Food delivery services are also allowed to continue.  In addition, all fitness centers, gyms and health spas must close.  Facilities that conduct adult day services or other senior citizen centers are also ordered to close.  

The state of disaster in place until at least April 16. 

Click or tap here to read the full proclamation. 


Letter 1

            Letter 2