The Nevada COVID-19 Mitigation and Management Task Force met with nine counties flagged for having an elevated risk of transmission of COVID-19. Carson City, Clark, Elko, Humboldt, Lincoln, Lyon, Nye and Washoe counties’ plans were previously approved by the Task Force. Douglas County presented their assessment and plan to the Task Force for the first time. All counties — regardless of risk level — must maintain the statewide baseline mitigation measures, including wearing face coverings, limits on gathering sizes and capacity in businesses. Additionally, all counties must continue to follow the criteria on gatherings and youth/adult sports outlined in Directive 033 and Directive 034, respectively. The action plans for each county can be found HERE.
- As of today, Nevada has logged 129,714 cases, an increase of 1,839 new cases since yesterday.
- For the most recent 7-day period, cases are growing at a rate of 1.5%, or 1,854 new cases per day.
- Nevada has now completed a total of 1,478,163 molecular tests since the beginning of COVID-19.
- The test positivity rate over the last 14 days is 15.8%.
The Daily COVID- 19 Press Bulletin is HERE.
The Weekly COVID-19 Situation Report is HERE.
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