COVID-19: Active cases in SLO County at lowest rate since November
–San Luis Obispo County added just 25 new cases of COVID-19 over the past three days. The county added seven new cases on Monday, eight on Sunday, 10 on Saturday. The 14-day average is currently hovering around 30, the lowest it has been since early November.
Currently, there are 278 active cases in the county. In January, active cases peaked at over 3000.
The county health department also reported one more death attributed to the virus, bringing the total to 247 COVID-19 deaths in the county.
The total number of people who have locally tested positive for COVID-19 since March is now 19,860. The county reports 19,326 people have recovered from the virus.
Today we report 25 more #COVID19 cases (+10 Sat, +8 Sun, +7 today). We also sadly report 1 more death of a member of our community. Our hearts go out to those who lost their life as well as to their loved ones, who are grieving today. #SLOTheSpread https://t.co/z5B1y95F9D
— SLO Public Health (@SLOPublicHealth) March 8, 2021
For updates on COVID-19 in SLO County, visit ReadySLO.org or call the recorded Public Health Information Line at (805) 788-2903. A staffed phone assistance center at (805) 543-2444 is available Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to assist with questions related to COVID-19.
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