Township residents are probably aware of the Coronavirus outbreak which first appeared in China and has now reached our shores. This virus, known as COVID-19, causes respiratory illness with symptoms ranging from mild to severe. Symptoms can include Fever, Cough, and Shortness of Breath and may appear anywhere from 2-14 days after exposure.

Residents can reduce their risk of infection by doing the following:

  • FREQUENT washing of hands with soap and water.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Avoid close contact with people who may be sick.

As of today, there are no confirmed cases in Pennsylvania.

Additional information can be found on the County or CDC websites: