CLEVELAND (WJW) – For the first time in weeks, Cuyahoga County has dropped down to medium spread of COVID-19.
As a result, officials announced Thursday that employees and visitors no longer have to wear masks in county buildings.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a new map this week that shows the community levels of coronavirus county-by-county.
The red counties in Northeast Ohio include Erie, Huron, Richland, Ashtabula, Trumbull and Mahoning.
According to the Ohio Hospital Association, there are 1,091 people who are being treated for COVID-19 in the state’s hospitals. That’s down from 1242 people this time last week.