Since March 2020, our communities in Yates County have been working diligently to lessen the spread of COVID-19 in the Finger Lakes Region. The safety of the residents of Yates County and those who visit is our top priority, so we encourage all to follow the guidance that has been issued by New York State Public Health officials and the Governor. We will continue to monitor the rapidly changing situation of COVID-19, and we are committed to providing resources for businesses, updates and information for those who live, work and visit here. For the most thorough, detailed information please visit

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Below is a list of important updates and resources that will be helpful to you and your business/organization. If you aren’t signed up to get our e-mail updates yet, subscribe on our homepage.

  • 2/10/22: Statewide Indoor Business Mask or Vaccine Requirement to be Lifted Starting February 10, Remains Optional for Businesses, Local Governments, Counties.

    Masks Will Still Be Required In Hospitals, Nursing Homes, Shelters, Transportation and Other Related Entities

    See full press release here.


Yates County Resources:

Official Yates County Covid-19 Dashboard, Vaccine Tracker & Testing Sites

Local Covid-19 Vaccine Clinics

Updated Safety & Mask Requirement Signs For Your Business (Updated 12/13/21)

Covid-19 Resources Your Business

Planning Resources – Visiting Yates County