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: