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Travel Resources: COVID-19

Columbus C.A.R.E.S.

Columbus C.A.R.E.S. Pledge

C.A.R.E.S. is a community-wide pledge to keep safety before service in Columbus, Georgia. READ MORE HERE

Travel Resources on COVID-19 (coronavirus)

VisitColumbusGA is actively monitoring the rapidly changing conditions of COVID-19 on every possible level. The safety and health of residents and visitors is a top priority. We are in touch with local, state, national and international leaders in our industry so we are better equipped to serve the local tourism community.

Facts about coronavirus

  • COVID-19, also referred to as ‘coronavirus,’ is a respiratory illness. 
  • Symptoms include fever, cough and difficulty breathing.
  • The virus can be spread via person-to-person contact.
  • Travelers should strongly adhere to healthy travel practices, similar to recommendations associated with the U.S. flu season: wash hands often, cough into your elbow and sneeze into a tissue.

Restaurant Information 

During this time many restaurants are offering options for take-out and curb-side pick-up. Our Curbside, To-Go & Delivery Guide includes a list of those restaurants. 

Health and Safety Information

Travelers should take proactive preparedness precautions and follow any guidance offered by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and local and state public health authorities.

Additional Resources

Mayor Henderson's Order Ordinance No. 20-043 Requiring Face Masks 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

World Health Organization (WHO) 

National Institutes of Health (NIH) 

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