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COVID-19: Many City facilities and all playgrounds are closed. View our City Facilities and Parks Status Map to see what's open.
Get the latest coronavirus updates on our COVID-19 webpage. Para actualizaciones en español, visite nuestra página de Noticias.
PPE Grants Open: Apply for the Hillsboro Protective Equipment Grant for small businesses. Solicite una subvención para pequeñas empresas.

COVID-19 Questions and Answers

The health and well-being of our community members, employees, businesses, and partners are our top priority.

Have a question about the coronavirus (COVID-19) that is not answered below? Email the City of Hillsboro and we'll respond as soon as possible and update this page.


Health and Prevention

Should I call 911 if I see people congregating?
Do I have to wear a mask or face covering in public?
¿Dónde puedo encontrar informacíon sobre el coronavirus en español?
Is coronavirus transmitted through water?
Can the coronavirus be spread through food, including refrigerated or frozen food?
How many coronavirus cases are in Hillsboro?
Are there coronavirus testing sites in Hillsboro?
How should I dispose of solid waste?
Should I flush disinfecting or baby wipes?
Where can we find hand sanitizer in Hillsboro?
I am concerned about health and safety at my workplace. Who can I contact?
How can I protect myself from scams related to COVID-19?

Reopening Oregon: Phase 1 

Is Hillsboro still under the Stay Home, Save Lives Order?
How long will Phase 1 last?
When will business reopen?
How can I keep myself and other safe as the state begins to reopen?
How do I report business practices or social gatherings that may violate Phase 1 guidance?

City Services and Facilities

Will City of Hillsboro water and utility services be shut off if customers aren't able to pay their bills?
Will our utility bills go up now that we are using more water at home?
Are City of Hillsboro parks, trails, and natural areas open?
What is the City's policy on previously paid rental fees for events that need to be canceled because of COVID-19?
Is the SHARC pool and facility open?
Will you still hold Parks & Recreation summer camps?

Private Businesses and Services

What are the guidelines and procedures for reopening my business in Phase 1?
What is the directive on private daycares?
Are construction sites closed in Hillsboro?
What if I have to lay people off or temporarily close my business because of issues related to COVID-19?
Can any programs help minimize my layoffs?
What if I permanently close my business because of the COVID-19 coronavirus?

Community Resources

How can I request emergency rent assistance?
How can I volunteer to support our community?
Where can I donate masks, hand sanitizer, or other Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)?
How can I support service industry workers in Hillsboro?
I’m having a difficult time explaining this to my children. Can you help me?
Are recreational fires or burning of trash allowed in Hillsboro during COVID-19?


Have a question about the coronavirus (COVID-19) that is not answered above? Email the City of Hillsboro and we'll respond as soon as possible and update this page.