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Visit California continues to closely monitor the coronavirus (COVID-2019) outbreak. Visit California continues to work with industry partners and Gov. Newsom’s senior administration officials to gather and distribute the most accurate and timely information.

Please bookmark this page. Updated industry resources will be posted here as the situation develops.

INDUSTRY GUIDANCE FOR REOPENING
Here are curated documents from across the industry to help as your business considers next steps toward reopening.
- California State Government: Industry Guidance
- U.S. Travel: High-Level Travel Industry Guidelines
- California Hotel & Lodging Association: Guidance for Hoteliers
- National Restaurant Association: Guide for Restauranteurs
- International Council for Shopping Centers: Best Practices for Retail Centers
- National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds: Resources

TALKING POINTS
- Industry Talking Points (updated 9/2)

RESEARCH
- Weekly COVID-19 Research Dashboard (updated 9/24)
- Economic Impacts on Travel Industry in the US and California
- Weekly Lodging Report

RELIEF PROGRAMS
- Resources for California Tourism Industry (CA Small Business Tax Credit information added 9/9)

INDUSTRY MARKETING AND TOOLKITS
- NEW "Calling All Californians"
- Responsible Travel Code
- 'See You Soon'
- Social Media Toolkits: Channel Guide and Moderation Scripts
- Industry Co-Ops and Recovery Partnership Opportunities

Additional Resources

Speaker Request: Visit California can offer state-level insights on the impact of coronavirus and highlights around ongoing response strategies. Please email your request to speakersdesk@visitcalifornia.com.

Media: For more resources and story support, go to media.VisitCalifornia.com

For any additional questions, email communications@visitcalifornia.com.