There’s encouraging news on Covid here in the county.
- County transmission rates, the lowest since early Nov., featured a 14-day average test positivity rate below 4%; and a sharply declining 7-day average over the past five weeks (below 11 per 100,000 residents, as of Feb. 22).
- Over 12% of county residents, including nearly half of those age 75+, have received at least one vaccine dose; as have two-thirds of the 9,000 staff who were prioritized by Montgomery County Public Schools.
- Indoor dining resumed Feb. 14 at 25% capacity, and enforcement patrols
reported no violations.
This report also includes a comprehensive guide to vaccinations in the county.
And as a bonus, here are the slides from Governor Hogan’s recent press conference.