Here is what’s happening around the county.
Safer At Home. Memphis, Shelby County and each of its municipalities have issued Safer At Home orders asking residents to limit movement and to avoid congregating.
Coronavirus fatality. Shelby County reported its first COVID-19 death.
Coronavirus testing. The number tested locally (2,218) was reported for the first time, showing a qualified 10% positivity rate.
Online meetings. The County Commission plans to meet electronically through the month of May.
Voting machines. The Shelby County Election Commission will meet electronically on Wednesday to select a new voting system.