Mecklenburg County Health Officials Provide COVID-19 Update As Positive Case Count Increases

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Public Health Director Gibbie Harris and health officials provide a COVID-19 update Tuesday afternoon for Mecklenburg County amid the rising case counts.

Mecklenburg County reported an increase of over 500 new positive cases within two days on January 19. This brings the total number of cases within the county to 77,537.

Health officials also provided an update on vaccination efforts.

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