City Council offers guidance of CDBG-CV funding use but decides to keep Alhambra ordinance stipulating 6-month timeframe to repay overdue rent.
County and USC scientists reported the results from the first round of antibody testing: around 4.1% of adults could be infected with COVID-19 as of April 9, the day before the study began. That day, 7,955 infections were confirmed, 312,000 less people than the possible infections that these preliminary results suggest.
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The Perfect Exposure Gallery owner Armando Arorizo photographed a changing Alhambra as the county's "Safer at Home" orders went into effect. Restaurants on Main and Valley have a different look.
Institutional settings are the frontlines of the COVID-19 battle with an outsized number of deaths occurring at skilled nursing and assisted-living facilities. The county now has 30 mobile testing sites for anyone with symptoms.
The funding from the Facebook Journalism Project in collaboration with the Lenfest Institute for Journalism and the Local Media Association supports 400 newsrooms bringing vital COVID-19 reporting to their communities.
The Community Development Block Grant funding may be used to initiate a COVID-19 testing site in the city. Like many cities in the SGV, Alhambra's financial picture looks challenging.
"We are never going to be able to go back to the way it was before COVID-19," Health Department Director says in reporting new high in daily deaths.
District staff outlines key underpinnings in the off-site learning format and details how much online time might be appropriate for various classes and age groups.
As the county opens new sites, including the SGV Airport in El Monte, nine more local institutional settings are named with one or more cases of COVID-19. Again, a new high in deaths is reported. Officials detail what life might look like with less strict stay-at-home orders.
COVID-19 Update: Newsom Outlines Criteria for Lifting Restrictions; L.A. County Reports New High in Daily Deaths
L.A. County reports 670 new cases since Monday, the largest daily total since April 5. The death toll was 40 – the highest reported to date. Key points in lifting restrictions seem to be ability to avoid stressing the health system and reimposing a new "Safer at Home" order, if that becomes necessary.