The City of Astoria is reporting a case of COVID-19 among city staff. The City Manager was notified that a staff person from the Parks and Recreation Department has been diagnosed with COVID-19. Staff is working with Clatsop County Public Health Department to notify individuals who appear to have had close contact with the individual. This case is separate and unrelated to the previous positive case disclosed about another Parks Department employee on July 23.
The City of Astoria continues to remain diligent with State of Oregon and CDC COVID-19 protocols and is following all recommendations of the Oregon Health Authority. This announcement does not make any changes to operations to other City of Astoria buildings and facilities which are currently open and operating.
For more information on COVID-19, including symptoms of which you may want to be aware, please visit the Oregon Health Authority COVID-19 website or the US Centers for Disease Control & Prevention COVID-19 website. Or contact the Clatsop County Public Health department.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the City Manager at 503-325-5824