San Diego County to Get Update on COVID Tier Status on Tuesday


San Diego County remains in the Red Tier in the California's COVID monitoring system but state officials release new data and tier status on Tuesday.

California's Secretary of Health and Human Services, Dr. Mark Ghaly, announced this week that San Diego County would remain in the Red Tier at least until Tuesday, September 29th, when the state updates its monitoring list for all counties..

San Diego County on Sunday reported 279 new coronavirus cases and a positive test rate of 3-percent with 8 of the new cases connected to San Diego State. More than 1,000 cases have been reported by SDSU since the Fall semester began on August 24th. There was one new community outbreak reported, at an unspecified business. One new COVID-19 death was reported in the county with the total now 776.. ..

SEE DAILY SAN DIEGO COUNTY CORONAVIRUS UPDATE.

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Dr. Wilma Wooten September 23, 2020