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10% Of Baltimore City Population Received At Least One Dose Of COVID-19 Vaccine, Officials Say, Urge Patience

February 23, 2021

Ten percent of Baltimore City’s population has now received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, Baltimore City Health Commissioner Dr. Letitia Dzirasa said Monday. In a press conference Monday afternoon, the city officials revealed Baltimore is seeing a 60% decrease in COVID-19 cases in the last month, with the positivity rate in the city down by 58% and hospitalization metrics down as well. However, despite better numbers, Baltimore City Mayor Brandon Scott urged people to stay vigilant. He also reported that 782 city residents have died from the coronavirus so far.

 

Article Source: WJZ

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