Colorado’s dial framework standardizes different levels of openness at the county level during the pandemic. It is a tool that Boulder County, the city of Boulder and CU Boulder use to balance the need to contain the COVID-19 virus with the need for localized guidance during the pandemic.

As of February 6, 2021: We are in Level Yellow: Concern

During the Level Yellow: Concern period you may find yourself in new situations. Use this information to guide you on what is available during this period.

What You Need to Know

  • In general, the more closely you interact with others and the longer that interaction, the higher the risk of COVID-19 spread.
  • If you decide to engage in public activities, continue to protect yourself by practicing the everyday preventive actions of wearing a face covering, staying 6 feet apart and practicing hand washing.
  • Follow the guidelines listed below to help you safely navigate your day-to-day activities. 
  • Keep these items on hand when venturing out: a face mask, tissues and a hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol, if possible.