Bend Officials Have Reinstated an Advisory Strongly Discouraging Tourists From Visiting
If you were planning on taking a vacation in Bend this summer, the city wants you to cancel your reservations. On Wednesday, the city council voted to reinstate an advisory that was originally issued in late March discouraging any nonessential travel to the area, The Oregonian first reported. That means any trips to Bend for recreation are strongly discouraged as the state’s COVID-19 numbers continue to surge. Today, the Oregon Health Authority reported 437 new confirmed and presumptive cases, 28 of those in Deschutes County.