COVID19/Coronavirus County call Update 3/23/20 5PM

There are currently 2,894 positive cases in Westchester County. This is an increase from 1091 on Friday, 785 on Thursday and 538 on Wednesday.

42 of those folks from Westchester County are in the hospital, 18 of them in the ICU.

NYS has 20,875 positive cases and, of those, 12,305 are in NYC.

The Westchester County Center is being turned into a location for additional hospital beds by the National Guard in case it is needed.

The Town has found a source for surgical masks. We ordered 6,000 for North Salem and Somers VAC, Fire Departments and nursing homes. N95 masks which are for health care workers with COVID19 patients are still in limited supply.

Warren Lucas