A Special Message Regarding the Corona Virus (COVID-19)
To Our Valued Customers & the Colorado Springs Community:
With the continued concerns related to Covid19/Coronavirus, we want to let you know we are doing everything we can to protect our staff, vendors and Customers and minimize the risk of disruption to our business.
It’s important to keep things in perspective and not panic, but given the infectious nature of the virus, experts advise it’s wise for organizations to be prepared. We are closely monitoring the rapidly evolving situation with a particular focus on health and safety and operational issues. Our source information is coming from unbiased official guidance from the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC).
Below is a FAQ that is intended to answer some of the most common questions you might have:
How do I avoid getting sick? The CDC recommends everyday preventive actions to help prevent the spread of all respiratory diseases, including: Avoid close contact with people who are sick. Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth. Stay home when you are sick. Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash. Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces using a regular household cleaning spray or wipe. Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after going to the bathroom; before eating; and after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing.
What should I do if I feel like I’m getting sick? If you are sick, please do not come to our shops or any public locations. If you have a fever or cough you will be asked to remain at home until you no longer have a fever for 24 hours. You can make payments by phone.
Will the market’s schedule be disrupted? We do not intend to alter our hours of operation, however we will adhere to any health-related directives issued by local, state, or federal government entities.
How will the market communicate about changes, policies, updates, etc.?
We will continue to provide updates through our website, Facebook, and Google. You may call our Stores regarding any questions or concerns.
We are closely monitoring the situation as it progresses and will provide updated information as it evolves. In the meantime, please take the necessary precautions. Contact our stores directly for any immediate concerns.