Governor sends letter to CDC, requests assistance for flu season and emphasizes importance of getting vaccinated

Gov. Jared Polis’ office

Gov. Jared Polis recently sent a letter to the director of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention requesting assistance in ensuring Colorado is prepared to respond during flu season and can prevent the combined impact of flu and COVID-19 from overwhelming the health care system. 

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This story was posted on July 2, 2020.