Airdrie has surpassed 1,400 total cases of COVID-19.
According to airdrie.ca, there have been a total of 1,400 cases of COVID-19 reported in Airdrie throughout the pandemic, up three from Dec. 22. Of those cases, 254 cases are currently active, 1,138 people have recovered and eight deaths have been reported. There is a current infection rate of 362 per 100,000 population, a decrease of 29 from the day previous.
Currently in Airdrie, there are six schools listed on the provincial school status map for COVID-19. Herons Crossing School, École Edwards Elementary School and Windsong Heights School are listed under “watch” with five or more active cases, while W.H. Croxford High School, Good Shepherd School and Ralph McCall School are listed under “open,” with two to four active cases.
Outside of Airdrie, Rocky View County (RVC) has reported eleven new recoveries for the second day in a row, bringing the county’s active case count down to 95. RVC’s case rate is currently 219 cases per 100,000 population.