BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Bakersfield Mayor Karen Goh released a statement regarding Governor Newsom's order to close bars, nightclubs and wineries in the state to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
Mayor Karen Goh's response:
The Governor’s recommended actions seek to slow the spread of COVID-19 to a level that our health care system can manage. Health care experts have noted that flattening a pandemic's curve saves lives. I encourage our residents and businesses to proactively protect the health of our community by observing the guidelines of the Governor and our public health agencies.