The Raley’s supermarket in Village One particular in north Modesto closed this afternoon for cleansing following an personnel analyzed good for COVID-19.
Chelsea Minor, spokeswoman for the Central Valley grocery chain, mentioned 1 staff member at the Floyd Avenue place contracted the virus and the shop was shut at 12:30 p.m. Thursday for a deep cleaning. It is slated to reopen at 4 p.m. Thursday.
“Out of an abundance of warning, our technique for all optimistic scenarios, in which the personnel has documented to function within just 72 hrs is to shut the retailer for cleansing,” she said in an email statement about the closure. “A 3rd-social gathering sanitation corporation is at the retailer completing a detailed cleaning. The store closed at 12:30 pm (right now) and will reopen at 4pm.”
Minor mentioned presently the Village 1 web page is the only in the chain to shut and have an staff test constructive. She explained the store’s “enhanced sanitation procedures” had been followed in its typical cleansing because the personnel member final reported to work.
Raley’s is based out of Sacramento and operates 78 Raley’s supermarkets as properly as a amount of Bel Air and Nob Hill Meals suppliers throughout mostly Northern and Central California.
Due to the fact the pandemic started out transforming everyday everyday living in March, a number of valley corporations and supermarkets have closed for cleansing after personnel tested constructive. Help save Mart has experienced to close retailers in Ceres and Riverbank following staff members analyzed optimistic. And chains from Walmart to Walgreens and outside of have grappled with how to manage exposure at their function web-sites.