Georgetown Public Schools Open Aug. 30 with Masks
Public schools in Georgetown are opening Monday August 30. To all registered students. In-person. With full all-day programs including sports. Teachers will be required to be fully vaccinated by Sept. 19 or undergo weekly self-testing for […]
D.C. to Loosen COVID Restrictions May 1
Here is a rundown of activities that will be allowed to reopen or dial up in the District beginning on May 1, according to Mayor Muriel Bowser and DC Health.
Vaccine Eligibility Expands, But Distribution Is Slow
The new eligibility for 16-to-64-year-olds applies to those with cancer, diabetes mellitus, hypertension, an immunocompromised state or other conditions.
D.C. Updates List of High-Risk States; Removes Delaware
DC Health released an updated list of high-risk states where the seven-day moving average of daily new COVID-19 cases is 10 or more per 100,000 persons on Aug. 10. Mayor […]
Mayor Mandates Masks, Extends Emergency to Oct. 9
Mayor Muriel Bowser’s July 22 executive order mandates the wearing of face coverings outside as well as in enclosed office spaces and the lobbies of apartment houses.
D.C. Covid-19 Deaths Stand at 543
From the Office of the Mayor: The District’s reported data for Wednesday, June 24, 2020, includes 31 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to […]
D.C. Sets Phase 2 Reopening: Monday, June 22
Restaurants and shops may open at half-capacity inside. Houses of worship may open at half-capacity or with a maximum of 100 persons, whichever is lower.
D.C. COVID-19 Deaths Near 500 (June 9 Data)
From the Office of the Mayor: The District’s reported data for Tuesday, June 9, 2020, includes 63 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to […]
D.C. Looks to Begin Reopening May 29, Mayor Says
With community spread of the disease declining for the last 11 days, D.C. looks certain to hit the 14-day mark that will allow a partial reopening.
Mayor Announces Reopening Group, Contact Tracing
At an April 23 press conference, Mayor Bowser announced the formation of a reopening advisory group made up of District governmental and community leaders.