Tracking confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Cattaraugus County

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Posted at 12:39 PM, Mar 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-23 15:05:19-04

CATTARAUGUS COUNTY (WKBW) — Cattaraugus County has created a "Coronavirus Response Hub" to track confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the county.

As of May 23, Cattaraugus County has 60 confirmed cases of COVID-19.

Two people have died.

The county was the last of the eight Western New York counties to report a confirmed case of COVID-19.

"We continue to ask our residents to hunker down, and avoid any non-essential travel, especially to areas where there is community wide spread of COVID-19 otherwise, you place your family and other Cattaraugus County residents at risk," the Cattaraugus County Health Department says. "If travel is necessary, please wear a homemade cloth face mask while in public and maintain social distancing, at least 6 feet away from other people."

The county provided the following phone numbers should anyone have questions or concerns:

  • Non-emergency questions related to COVID-19: 716-938-9119
  • Cattaraugus County Health Department: 716-373-8050
  • Cattaraugus County Department of Aging: 716-373-8032