Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe

Justice Center – COVID-19 Administrative Order 3-18-2020

ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER Pursuant to the “Emergency Response to the COVID 19 Corona Virus issued by LEKT Executive Director Tonya Greene on March 16 , 2020, the Lower Elwha Tribal Court is currently subject to limited closure” and “telephonic hearings only. ” Until further order of the Court, the following shall govern Court operations . Justice […]

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Public Health Emergency Declaration due to Threat of the Corona Virus COVID-19

As the Tribal Chairwoman of the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe, I am enacting an Emergency Declaration in accordance with the inherent sovereign authority of the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe. By that authority, I am implementing the Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan (March 2013) and the assignment of responsibilities as outlined in the Emergency Management Plan. This […]

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3/13/2020 LEKT COVID-19 Community Update

As of 5pm on 3/12/20 there were no confirmed cases in Clallam County of COVID-19. To get current information from LEKT about COVID-19 and its impacts, please call 360-452-8471 and press 9. Threat Level- Low (Cases Identified in Washington State) WE ARE HERE ON 3/12/2020 Appoint a Public Information Officer- Keri Ellis, appointed Investigate process to […]

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3/10/2020 COVID-19 (coronavirus) Update

As of 11 am this morning (3/10/2020) there are still no confirmed cases of coronavirus in Clallam County. The School District Potlatch is postponed indefinitely for the health/safety of the community. Inter-Tribal Song and Dance Group has been cancelled for this month by Jamestown Risk to Individuals The people who are at higher risk and […]

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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) LEKT Notice

On 3/2/2020, LEKT called together key individuals to strategize for potential coronavirus impact. There were 26 attendees from various LEKT departments. PURPOSE: Update departments on COVID-19 current status. Strategize LEKT service delivery. Identify a workgroup of LEKT professionals, solidifying preparation work in favor of reactionary efforts. LEKT SOURCES FOR INFORMATION AND RECOMMENDATIONS: Centers for Disease […]

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