March 24, 2020 4:30pm - Leavenworth County Health Department Daily Update
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 24, 2020 Update
Todd Farley, Joint Information Center 913-250-2000 JIC@leavenworthcounty.gov
Leavenworth County Health Department COVID-19 Update
Today (03-24-2020) at 4:00 PM, the Leavenworth County Health Department (LCHD) reports the following:
Law enforcement guidelines for social distancing and essential travel have been developed by Leavenworth County and went into effect today, Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 12:01 AM.
“It is important to remember that the cases being reported only reflect laboratory-confirmed cases. The amount of call volume and emails to the Joint Information Center demonstrates a greater amount of presumptive cases within Leavenworth County that cannot be tested.” -Leavenworth County Public Health Officer, Jamie Miller. “Leavenworth County Health Department continues to stress the importance of staying home and social distancing if you must go out.”