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Bridgeport Corona Update: May 1, 2020

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Yesterday’s Governor’s Briefing

Daily Summary

Negative 41 hospitalizations; continuing to go down. Eighty Nine more fatalities, concentrated in nursing homes.

Governor covered stages and measures for opening.

Working with businesses to keep things safe. Also want consumers knowing they are being taken care of.

Looking at what and how to open public venues. Taking our cues from our community partners, businesses and venues as well.

A whole lot was covered. Your best bet is to visit the Press release of April 30 for full details, especially the charts of the impact and how we will progress.


Where to Help Out and Where to Get Help

Connecticut Volunteer Opportunities: https://portal.ct.gov/Coronavirus/Information-For/Volunteers

Connecticut Mental Health Resources: https://portal.ct.gov/Coronavirus/Pages/Public-Health-Resources/Mental-Health-Resources


Data as of April 30:

Bridgeport cases: 1961

Bridgeport case rate: 1353/100,000, or one out of every 74 people in Bridgeport.

Bridgeport deaths: 93

Connecticut cases: 27,700

Connecticut deaths: 2257

Connecticut Volunteer Opportunities: https://portal.ct.gov/Coronavirus/Information-For/Volunteers

Connecticut Mental Health Resources: https://portal.ct.gov/Coronavirus/Pages/Public-Health-Resources/Mental-Health-Resources

Mayor Ganim’s Facebook Page

Bridgeport Corona Virus Updates: https://www.bridgeportct.gov/coronaclosings

CDC guidelines on How to Protect Yourself and Others.