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ORDER TO CLOSE

April 23, 2020

Pursuant to C.R.S. §§25-1-506 (3)(b)(IV)(C) and 25-1-509 (2)(a)(I), the Tri-County Health
Department (“TCHD”) hereby issues this Order to Close directed to Walmart Supercenter
#1492, 14000 E. Exposition Ave., Aurora CO 80012] for violating the “Fourth Updated Public
Health Order 20-24 Implementing Stay at Home Requirements” issued by the Colorado
Department of Public Health & Environment (“CDPHE”) on April 9, 2020. This Order to Close
is effective immediately.

On March 25, 2020 the Governor of the State of Colorado issued Executive Order No. D-
2020-017 “Ordering Coloradans to Stay at Home Due to the Presence of COVID-19 in the State”.
In the Order, the Governor directed CDPHE to issue a public health order consistent with the
directives in the Order. In accordance with that directive, on April 9, 2020 the CDPHE issued its
“Fourth Updated Public Health Order 20-24 Implementing Stay at Home Requirements”.

TCHD and its Executive Director have the power and duty to enforce the CDPHE Public
Health Order as provided in C.R.S. §§25-1-506 (3)(b)(IV)(C) and 25-1-509 (2)(a)(I). TCHD also
has the power and duty to close public places and to prohibit gathering of people when necessary
to protect health as provided in C.R.S 25-1-506 (3)(b)(VII). It has been determined that you
have violated the Public Health Order by operating your business in a manner that does not
adhere to Section II A referring to critical businesses that must adhere to Social Distancing
Requirements at all times. Also, it has been determined there is an outbreak amongst
employees at the store.

Accordingly, you are hereby ordered to close immediately and to remain closed until such
time as TCHD determines you are in compliance with the Public Health Order.

If you have questions regarding this Order, please contact Brian Hlavacek at 720-200-1555.

It is unlawful for any person to willfully violate, disobey, or disregard this Order as well
as the Public Health Order. Any person who does so may be guilty of a class 1 misdemeanor and,
upon conviction thereof, may be punished by a fine of up to $5,000.00 and imprisonment in a
county jail for up to eighteen months, per C.R.S. §§25-1-516 and 18-1.3-501. In addition, if you
do not follow this Order and/or the Public Health Order, TCHD may seek a court order in Colorado
state district court to enforce this Order and/or the Public Health Order and/or to restrain or enjoin
any violation of this Order and/or the Public Health Order. If you do not comply with this Order
and/or the Public Health Order pending the district court’s decision, you may be subject to arrest
and involuntary compliance.

Serving Adams, Arapahoe and Douglas Counties  John M. Douglas, Jr., M.D., Executive Director  www.tchd.org
6162 South Willow Drive, Suite 100  Greenwood Village, CO 80111-5114  303-220-9200
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Any person aggrieved or affected by this Order is entitled to Colorado state district court
judicial review of this Order pursuant to and in accordance with C.R.S. §25-1-515. However, the
aggrieved person must continue to obey the terms of this Order while his, her, or its request for
judicial review is pending.

DONE AND SIGNED, as the official Order of the Executive Director of the Tri-County Health
Department on this 23rd day of April, 2020.

Tri-County Health Department

By: John M. Douglas, Jr., M.D.


Executive Director

By:

Jennifer L. Ludwig, M.S.


Deputy Director
On behalf of and with the approval
of the Executive Director

Serving Adams, Arapahoe and Douglas Counties  John M. Douglas, Jr., M.D., Executive Director  www.tchd.org
6162 South Willow Drive, Suite 100  Greenwood Village, CO 80111-5114  303-220-9200