Monday, Jan. 25, 2021 – 5 p.m.

The state of California has lifted its regional stay at home order, with projected ICU capacity increasing to greater than 15% statewide. Alameda County is now back in the purple “widespread” tier of the state’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy. The city of Berkeley has updated its health officer orders to align with the state’s blueprint. The new order goes into effect at 11:59 p.m. There are no changes to UC Berkeley’s essential operations. Originally posted at 10:30 a.m. and updated to reflect new information.