Public officials are cautiously optimistic over the continued decrease of positive cases of Covid-19 in our community.
Although the number of positive cases has been going down in during September as compared to the previous two months, Officials urge residents to continue practicing all social distancing measures and safety precautions.
The month of September up until the 25th had a total of 381 Positive Covid-19 cases. This is a decrease of -71 % as compared to the month of August which had 1,352 Covid-19 Positive cases reported.
Officials are bracing for what could be a second wave of Covid-19 cases as the flu season is set to begin.
Last week, the Emergency Operation Center reported that the number of positive cases was at 3,726 with 3,275 that have recovered.
Sadly, there have been 124 deaths related to the Covid-19 outbreak in our community.
There are 327 active cases with 134 pending.
There have been 19,078 tests conducted with 15,218 coming back negative.
The positivity rate is at 19.5 percent.