Post Thanksgiving Tri-County Central NY Coronavirus Update
The Otsego County Department of Health (OCDH) released their COVID-19 report yesterday, stating that there are were 22 new cases confirmed in the county in just the last 2 days. In the county, there are currently 97 active cases with 4 hospitalizations. Health officials are very concerned with the significant jump in cases. Of the 1295 total confirmed cases (since last March), 764 cases are linked to SUNY Oneonta (according to the OCDH) and 71 are associated with Hartwick College.
In Delaware County, Delaware County Public Health reported Sunday (11/29) that there are now 52 known active cases in the county following 3 additional confirmed cases. There are currently 5 people hospitalized with COVID-19 complications. The number of county residents under mandatory quarantine is at 240.
In Chenango County, according to the NYS Dept. of Health COVID-19 Tracker, as of 11/29/20, there were 10 new confirmed cases reported for the county. The total confirmed cases for Chenango County (since March) is at 639.
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