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Today we're reporting:
👉 154 new positive #COVID19 cases, county total at 2,821
👉 Recoveries remain at 813
👉 51,867 total Galveston County residents tested
The health district has reported 1,037 new cases since Sunday, June 21, nearly double the cases reported last week. Today’s report includes a testing increase of 1,965 putting the positivity rate at 7.8 percent.
We must continue working together to slow the spread of coronavirus.
😷 Wear a face covering in public spaces
↔️ Stay at least 6 feet from other people
🖐 Frequently wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds
You can find more case information in today's news release: www.gchd.org/Home/Components/News/News/3646/65
Interactive charts and graphics: www.gchd.org/…/co…/galveston-county-confirmed-covid-19-cases
Testing information: www.gchd.org/testing
Our next case update will be Sunday after 5 p.m.