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Does EPA require recipients to cancel events due to the COVID-19 public health emergency?

No. However, recipients are subject to Federal, state, tribal or local government directives, guidelines and recommendations relating to event cancellations, social distancing and other health and safety measures taken in response to COVID-19.  

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