Los Angeles County began opening sites for higher risk residents to drive through to collect specimen for testing of COVID-19. County Superintendent Duardo recommends schools stay online for the duration of the academic year. Restaurants can sell unprepared food for delivery or take-out per new Public Health guidelines.
Among many items discussed was Farmer's Market, which will remain open but new social distancing measures
will be put into effect starting Sunday.
The L.A. County Department of Public Health said the SGV is being under-tested. The CDC says to go back 48 hours for notification of "close contacts" and other guidelines. Wednesday's briefing discloses second straight day of double-digit death tolls and highs in caseload.