MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland issued a observation on Sunday, reminding Memphians on how excessive the COVID-19 pandemic is in the Mid-South.
In an email from the Mayor’s workplace, Strickland acknowledged the put’s positivity fee and and hospitalizations are on the upward thrust.
On Sunday, the Shelby County properly being department reported 9,310 cases in the Memphis and Shelby County put. 181 of those cases resulted in deaths.
Mayor Strickland encouraged citizens to wear facial coverings after Memphis Metropolis Council passed an ordinance requiring other folks to wear masks in public.
Strickland stated the ordinance will be enforced and that “at the cease of the day, the decision is yours to attach yourself and others at pains or to complete the largest things.”
You’ll be in a position to be in a put to learn Strickland’s elephantine observation here.