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COVID-19 Status Update for 10/27/2020

The Marin County COVID-19 Status Update for October 27 includes news of Marin’s clearance to move from “red” status to “orange” status on the state’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy; A video update from Dr. Matt… Read More

COVID-19 Status Update for 09/21/2020

The status update for September 21, 2020 includes a video update from Dr. Matt Willis; upcoming Webinars for Restaurants & Personal Care businesses; An informational update on local, state and federal protections for tenants affected by the COVID-19 pandemic; Updated COVID-19 Data and other updates.

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The Marin County COVID-19 Status Update is now publishing five days a week (Monday through Friday) and as needed, in order to share important news and resources in our battle against COVID-19 and to keep our economy running. We remain here for you.

 

Update from Dr. Willis: Blueprint Tier 2 Status

Just one week into Marin County’s Tier 2 status with the state’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy, Dr. Matt Willis (Marin’s Public Health Officer) gives an overview what designation means for our residents and our businesses, and why Marin Public Health is choosing to follow the State’s allowances woven into the four-tier framework.

 

 

Youtube Video
Remote video URL

 

“Business Briefings” Series Continues to Support Reopening Industries

Marin Public Health has been partnering with Marin cities, towns and local chambers of commerce to host a series of business briefings for various industries. The purpose of the briefings is to review new industry guidance, explore public health considerations such as what to do if an employee tests positive for COVID-19, and study other strategies to provide a safe environment for staff and customers. Future webinars are planned for September 23 (focused on Personal Care Service -related businesses) and September 30 (focused on Restaurants). For more information or to view past briefings, visit the Public Health Business Briefings webpage on MarinRecovers.com

 

Tomorrow: Informational Update on Eviction Ban and Tenant Protection Laws

Tomorrow, September 22, staff from the Marin County Community Development Agency will provide an informational update to the Board of Supervisors on the County’s eviction moratorium, plus review new state and federal laws approved earlier this month that aim to protect renters impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The update will provide clarity on how the suite of new laws interact with each other an what it means for both tenants and landlords.

More information about current eviction ban, tenant protection laws, and documentation related to AB 3088 can be accessed on the Marin County Renter and Landlord Resources webpage.

Note: Tuesday’s Board of Supervisor’s Meeting is scheduled to begin at 9:00am. This informational update is item #9 on the agenda. The Board of Supervisors meeting can be watched online or TV (Comcast Ch. 27 or ATT Ch. 99).

 

COVID-19 Data Update:

Below is a summary of today’s data now available on Marin Data & Surveillance webpage. View the page for a broader range of data, plus interactive graphs for confirmed COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths. Data analysis is available by age range, gender, race and city/town/geographic region. Questions about the data? See our Data FAQ or contact us.

COVID-19 activity in Marin:

DATA TYPE

Today’s Report

Change from Last Status Update*

Total Confirmed Cases

4,373

+ 56

Total Recovered (14 days post-diagnosis)

4,064

+ 18

Total Deaths

87

+ 1

Current Hospitalizations

8

- 2

Total / Cumulative Hospitalizations

147

+ 3

Tests Completed in Marin

77,602

+ 1,209

* The Marin County COVID-19 Status Update is published Monday – Friday. Monday editions of the status update include data from Monday plus Saturday and Sunday of the previous weekend. Therefore, data shown under the “change from last update” heading will always be larger on Mondays and differ from what is published on the Coronavirus in Marin homepage, which is updated 7 days per week. 

Residential Care & Skilled Nursing Facility COVID-19 activity:

DATA TYPE

Today’s Report

Change from Last Status Update

Positive Patients at Facilities cumulative

48

+ 4

Positive Patients at Facilities current

29

- 1

Positive Staff at Facilities current

18

+ 2

Facility Patient Deaths**

73

+ 1

Facility Patient Deaths as percentage of all COVID+ deaths**

84 %

+ 1

State COVID-19 activity:

DATA TYPE

Today’s Report

Change from yesterday

California Confirmed Cases

781,694

3,294

California Deaths

15,018

31

 

 

In Other News… (Non-COVID Updates)

While the following is not related to COVID, it is news from Marin County's Emergency Operations Center that we thought you should know about.

Woodward Fire Update

To date, the Woodward Fire at Point Reyes National Seashore has burned 4,929 acres and is and 97% contained. No evacuation warnings/orders are in place. Personnel are focused on holding the perimeter, mop-up work, hazard tree removal, and looking for hotspots along the perimeter line.  

Woodward Fire Information Resources:

 

Stay Informed

Follow the County of Marin on Facebook, Twitter, Nextdoor or subscribe to our status updates. Visit MarinHHS.org/coronavirus for resources to stay connected on the issue.

Helpful Links and Online Resources:

 

Contact Us.  We Are Here For You.

Have questions?  We are here to help.  Our call center is available Monday through Friday, from 9:30am to 12-noon and 1:00pm to 5:00pm. Please feel free to connect with us for general information and resources by calling (415) 473-7191.  We are also available online!  As a reminder, please only call 9-1-1 if you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency.

 

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