Coronavirus Update, March 17, 2021

The Tompkins County Health Department is announcing the receipt of nearly 2,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine.  The Covid-19 Vaccine Registry has communicated appointment information to a random selection of nearly 1,200 individuals with co-morbidities and 800 individuals with 1a and 1b essential worker classification.

Tompkins County is reporting 21 new positive cases of COVID-19, and a total of 139 active cases.

 Schuyler County is reporting 4 new active cases and total of 12 cases of COVID.