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The Covid-19 coronavirus situation in Grand Forks, United States – updates and restrictions


Located in United States, the city of Grand Forks has a population of 64.7K. The latest data indicates 88,417,893 cases of Covid-19 infection in United States as of July 7, 2022 ,with 1,020,330 deaths. This represents a 65 percent increase from August 6, 2021, when 616,680 people died and 35,765,333 cases were registered, and a 74 percent increase from May 16, 2021, when 585,846 people were died and 32,997,832 infected.
We will review in the table below the effects of Covid-19 on visitors and daily life in Grand Forks.

Restriction Applied to Recent Update
Closing or restricting schools and universities

Students at colleges and universities

Close all or some levels of educational institutions (ex. just high school, or only public schools)

The closure of workplaces and the move to working from home

Workers in offices

Employers may close their offices, or require their employees to continue working from their houses in certain circumstances

Cancellation of public events and shows

64.7K residents who live in Grand Forks

No cancellation of scheduled events for the public

Restrictions on gatherings

64.7K residents who live in Grand Forks

Gatherings can be held in Grand Forks without restriction

Public transportation shuts down

People who use public transportation

The authorities recommend closing routes, reducing volumes, or reducing transportation methods

Order to stay at home or abstain from going out

64.7K residents who live in Grand Forks

No order to remain at home in Grand Forks

Movement restrictions between cities or regions

Intercity travelers

It is recommended not to travel between regions or cities

Restrictions on international travel for foreign travelers

Foreign travelers

Close all borders or prohibit all travel

Governmental cash assistance for people without jobs or unable to work

Unemployed citizens

People with no jobs or who are unable to work will not receive income assistance

Financial obligations of households are being frozen (e.g., there is no repayment of loans, water services are not stopped, or evictions are prohibited)

Qualified households

No payment relief for debts or contracts

Campaigns aimed at informing the public

64.7K residents who live in Grand Forks

A coordinated campaign to inform the public through traditional or social media

Government policy regarding access to PCR tests (not antibody tests for immunity)

Symptomatic individual

Open public testing available to people who are asymptomatic, e.g. drive through tests

In the case of a positive diagnosis, the government's contact-tracing policy

Diagnosed with a positive result

Not every case involves contact tracing

Facial covering policies outside the home

People leaving the house

The wearing of a face covering may be required in some specified shared or public areas outside the home when other people are present or when social distancing cannot be achieved

Vaccine delivery policies for different groups

Different groups

Vaccines available to all



Changes in coronavirus status in the past few months



Restriction May 16, 2021 August 6, 2021

Closing or restricting schools and universities

Closure of schools or their alterations so the school operation differs significantly from standard non-Covid-19 operations

Close all or some levels of educational institutions (ex. just high school, or only public schools)

The closure of workplaces and the move to working from home

The authorities in Grand Forks recommend that companies close down or operate from home, or observe significant changes compared to pre-Covid-19

No Changes

Cancellation of public events and shows

The Grand Forks authorities recommend canceling public events

No Changes

Restrictions on gatherings

Limits on gatherings of ten or fewer people

limiting gatherings between 11-100 people

Order to stay at home or abstain from going out

People are advised not to leave the house

No Changes

Movement restrictions between cities or regions

It is recommended not to travel between regions or cities

Grand Forks has internal movement restrictions

Restrictions on international travel for foreign travelers

Blocking entering from some regions

No Changes

Governmental cash assistance for people without jobs or unable to work

Government replaces less than half of the lost salary or if it is a flat amount, it is less than half of the median salary

No Changes

Financial obligations of households are being frozen (e.g., there is no repayment of loans, water services are not stopped, or evictions are prohibited)

A narrow relief tailored to a specific contract type

No Changes

Facial covering policies outside the home

Required outside the home regardless of location or presence of others

Required in all shared or public spaces outside the home where other people are present or any other situation when social distancing isn't possible



*Credit and clarification: some of the data were collected from a variety of sources such as Oxford COVID-19 Government Response Tracker, Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford, And others. the data are for general information only, And we do not take responsibility for the use and accuracy of it. We wish you a safe and enjoyable trip!

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