COVID-19 cases this week

Confirmed positive case in downtown hub

Individuals present at the restaurant are encouraged to self-monitor for symptoms for 10 days.
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On Sept. 8, Kingston, Frontenac, and Lennox & Addington (KFL&A) Public Health confirmed one positive case of COVID-19.  

Dr. Hugh Guan, acting medical officer of health at KFL&A Public Health, confirmed that the case can be traced back to Trinity Social Restaurant at 424 Princess St. on Sept. 4.

KFL&A Public Health recommends individuals who attended the restaurant on Sept. 4 between 8:30 p.m. and 2:00 a.m. to self-monitor for symptoms for 10 days.

“We recommend that individuals affected by this exposure get tested on or after seven days from the exposure date,” Jenn Fagan, communications and public relations specialist at KFL&A Public Health stated in a press release.

KFL&A Public Health added if the contact tracing team are unable to identify close contacts to the individual who has tested positive for COVID-19, a public release may be issued to reach those contacts.

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