On Tuesday, July 28, Johnson County Department of Health and Environment Director Dr. Sanmi Areola provided a written update to the Board of County Commissioners about COVID-19.
Highlights from the briefing include:
- We are starting to see the impact of the mask mandate. Cases have plateaued and may be trending downwards.
- Positivity rates are decreasing. However, more people need to wear masks, especially as we discuss reopening schools.
- Our businesses, governmental and non-governmental organizations are showing strong commitments to health.