December 1, 2020 – Inyo County – The Management of the Bishop Paiute Gas Station and the Administration of the Bishop Paiute Tribe were informed this afternoon of a gas station employee testing positive for COVID-19. The employee had not been on premises since prior to November 25th.
However out of an abundance of caution, effective immediately the Bishop Paiute Gas Station is closed until Friday, December 11th and all staff has been sent home to self-quarantine. During this time, the premises will also be cleaned and disinfected.
If you have any concern of exposure from the gas station store or an employee, please refer to the COVID-19 Guidelines at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus or call your Primary Health Care Provider.
The Bishop Paiute Tribe is a federally recognized Indian tribe located on its 879-acre Bishop Paiute Reservation in Inyo County, California. The Reservation was formed under Congressional Act 5299, P.L. No. 43 of April 20, 1937. The Tribe is committed to the well-being of its people.
For more information please contact the Bishop Paiute Tribe at (760) 873-3584.