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Louisville Metro By The Numbers

Cases: 7,221     |     Deaths: 248     |     Recovered: 4,628


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ONLINE RESOURCE: Kentucky COVID-19 website   

HOTLINES: Kentucky COVID19 hotline: (800) 722-5725    |    LOU HEALTH COVID-19 Helpline: (502) 912-8598

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Latest updates


July 30, 2020

COVID-19 Briefing

July 28, 2020

COVID-19 Briefing with Mayor Fischer & Dr. Sarah Moyer

July 23, 2020

COVID-19 Briefing with Mayor Fischer, University of Louisville & Dr. Sarah Moyer


July 21, 2020

Louisville officials report COVID-19 cases continue to surge

Mayor extends state of emergency order

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (July 21, 2020) – Mayor Greg Fischer today announced he is extending his State of Emergency order through August 31 because of a continued surge in COVID-19 case counts. Learn more…


COVID-19 Briefing with Mayor Fischer & Dr. Sarah Moyer


July 16, 2020

Weekly COVID-19 Briefing with Mayor Fischer & Dr. Sarah Moyer

Louisville officials launch new COVID-19 data dashboard


LOUISVILLE, Ky. (July 16, 2020) – During today’s weekly COVID-19 briefing to the community, Mayor Greg Fischer, Dr. Sarah Moyer and Grace Simrall, the city’s Chief of Civic Innovation and Technology, emphasized that COVID-19 cases are significantly rising in Louisville and launched a new public data dashboard to showcase key metrics the city is using to drive COVID-19 response efforts. Learn more…


Check out our new COVID-19 Dashboard

Want to know the current status of COVID19 in Louisville? Check out the new data dashboard Mayor Fischer announced today.


Image description: Thumbnail image of Louisville's COVID-19 data dashboard which shows the number of confirmed COVID cases, deaths, and positivity rate for each week


July 9, 2020

Weekly COVID-19 Briefing with Mayor Fischer & Dr. Sarah Moyer

July 2, 2020

Weekly COVID-19 Briefing with Mayor Fischer & Dr. Sarah Moyer

July 1, 2020

July Board of Health Meeting

June 24, 2020

Mayor Fischer’s COVID Briefing

June 18, 2020

Dr. Moyer Urges Caution as Louisville Reopens

COVID-19 Cases are in Every Zip Code

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (June 18, 2020) – Dr. Sarah Moyer, director of the Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness and the city’s Chief Health Strategist, is urging people to “take it slow” as the city reopens and eases COVID-19 social distancing restrictions. Learn more…


Dr Sarah Moyer’s Weekly Briefing

Image description: daily COVID-19 numbers include; 3,281 CONFIRMED CASES, 196 DECEASED, 2,580 RECOVERED Image description: Jefferson County map showing the number of COVID cases by zip code Image description: data visualization of epidemiology curve that shows the number of COVID-19 cases per week and the hospitalization status of those who have contracted COVID.
Image description: Race and Ethnicity Data of those who have contracted COVID-19 Image description: Pie graphs showing the demographic characteristics of new employees that were hired to become contact tracers


Data from the briefing can be found here.



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