Tripwires. This week the Shelby County Health Department and the COVID-19 Task Force introduced “tripwires” to determine how restrictions will be implemented or lifted.
The full details on the tripwires, as well as new guidance on athletics, is part of Health Directive #10.
Improvement. New cases are trending down at the national, state and local levels for the first time since mid-May.
In addition, the number of current cases is falling in Shelby County, and Tennessee’s current cases have plateaued.
Here are this week’s numbers.
Shelby County: Shelby County Health Department
Tennessee: Tennessee Department of Health
U.S.A.: Johns Hopkins University