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Posted on March 14, 2020 at 1:20 PM by Nancy McCormick
With three presumptive positive cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) confirmed in Loudoun, the Loudoun County government is taking steps to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 in the county, especially on the high-risk population of those who are 60 years of age or older.
Loudoun County is implementing the following measures no later than Monday, March 16, 2020:
“These steps, which as of today generally exceed the recommendations of federal and state health officials, are directed towards protecting vulnerable populations in Loudoun County, primarily older adults,” said Loudoun County Administrator Tim Hemstreet.
In addition, in keeping with the Board of Supervisors’ policy, regularly scheduled meetings of the Board’s advisory boards, commissions and committees are canceled while Loudoun County Public Schools are closed. The county will provide updated information on meeting status as this rapidly evolving situation continues. For the most current schedule, please visit loudoun.gov/calendar.
The county continues to encourage everyone in the community to take steps to limit the spread of COVID-19, which include:
Loudoun County encourages residents to stay informed about COVID-19.
Residents with questions may call the Loudoun County Health Department public information line, 703-737-8300, or send an email.
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