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Coronavirus Phase 2 Public Health Materials for Local Businesses

Phase 2 Materials for Business Operations

As Stay Safe, Stay Smart Phase 2, is extended Buncombe County Public Health has provided public health messaging and guidance for industry and local businesses to use in their operations. Please click the links below to download printable files.

For more information, Buncombe County and the City of Asheville are operating the Ready Team call center. The Ready Team can assist with business and general questions about COVID-19 and Buncombe County’s Stay Safe, Stay Smart Order. To ensure that there are options for Spanish, Russian, and multiple other languages, the Ready Team is working with United Way’s call center. The Ready Team call center operates Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Call (828) 419-0095 or email

Phase 2 Industry Resources

Shopping Guidance

Face Coverings In Store

Face Coverings In Building

General Guidance

General NC Face Covering

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Business NC Face Covering

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Employee Health Screening Kit

Symptom Screening Checklist

Employee Screening Daily Log


Need more resources? Click here for the Asheville Chamber of Commerce Smart Restart Toolkit