California led the nation in early lockdown measures for COVID during the holiday season at the end of 2020. This followed the pattern set in spring 2020, when California locked down early and swiftly, stemming a tide of rising COVID cases and flattening the curve successfully.
This time, the state pointed to dire forecasts for December to justify another rapid shutdown, with the trigger being ICU capacity.
The state is divided into five regions. If available ICU capacity drops below 15% in […]