Allegheny County’s COVID-19 community level increases to top CBS Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The city degree of COVID-19 in Allegheny County elevated to high, the department announced Friday.&nbsp

Under CDC guidance, mask-putting on is suggested inside in public places no matter vaccination status in counties with an advanced of COVID-19.

Butler, Washington, Fayette and Westmoreland counties in addition have a higher level,&nbspbased on the CDC’s map.

The CDC examines three metrics when figuring out the amount of COVID-19 inside a community: new hospital admissions, the percent of staffed inpatient beds and new cases previously 7 days.&nbsp

Throughout the week of This summer 28 to August. 3, the Allegheny County Health Department reported 2,691 new infections and 258 self-reported positive tests. Four more and more people died.&nbsp