Saturday, Aug. 22, Update
Gov. Reynolds Extends State Public Health Emergency Declaration
The proclamation extends public health mitigation measures currently in place for businesses and other establishments. This includes the requirements for bars and restaurants to ensure six feet of physical distance between each group or individual dining or drinking; to ensure all patrons have a seat at a table or bar; and to limit congregating together closer than six feet. Requirements for social distancing, hygiene, and other public health measures to reduce the risk of transmission also remain in place for gyms, casinos, salons, theaters, and other establishments. The proclamation is now in effect until 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, September 20, 2020. Read the full announcement.
19 New Cases and One Death in Dubuque County, 787 New Cases and 13 Deaths Statewide
24-HOUR CHANGES & NEW TOTALS
(11 a.m. yesterday to 11 a.m. today):
- Dubuque County: 19 new cases. Total confirmed cases to date = 1,890
- Iowa: 787 new cases. Total confirmed cases to date = 55,496