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COVID-19 Update from Mayor Strickland (7-20)
COVID-19 Update from Mayor Strickland (7-20)
Posted on 07/20/2020
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In the chart below, you will see how the virus has progressed over the last few months. Wearing a mask or facial covering in public, washing your hands and staying home if you’re sick is even more important now than it was several weeks ago.

To report a business that you feel is not complying with our mask ordinance or the Shelby County Health Directive, please call 311.




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Shelby County Health Department COVID-19 Daily Update: July 20, 2020
COVID-19 Cases
Shelby County Cases: 16,767
New Cases Today: 304
Deaths: 244
Total Tested in Shelby County: 174,888
Tennessee Total Cases: 78,115
*As of 2:00 p.m. 7/19/20
Other Jurisdictions
Tipton County, TN: 798
Desoto County, MS: 2,347
Crittenden County, AR: 944
Numbers current as of 10:00 a.m. 7/20/2020

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Shelby County Health Department is tracking clusters in facilities that serve certain vulnerable populations:

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Here is information about clusters considered to be resolved. A cluster is considered resolved once a facility has gone 28 days without a new case:

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Here is the most recent testing and case information provided by the Shelby County Division of Corrections:

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Here is the latest testing data from the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office, including information about inmates at 201 Poplar, Jail East, and Juvenile Detention:

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The testing positivity rate is the percentage of all tests conducted that are found to be positive. The chart below shows Shelby County’s testing positivity rates over time.

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Shelby County Health Department has added a data page to its COVID-19 webpage: www.shelbytnhealth.com/coronavirus.  It includes information about the geographic distribution of COVID-19 cases in Shelby County. 

All of Shelby County, including the municipalities and the unincorporated areas are under Safer at Home orders. Some non-essential businesses, including bars and some limited service restaurants have been ordered to close, under Health Directive No. 8, which went into effect at midnight on July 8, 2020.

Health Directive No. 8 also orders all restaurants in Shelby County to close no later than 10:00 p.m. each night, beginning July 9, 2020.

Health Directive No. 8 can be viewed here:  www.shelbytnhealth.com/healthdirectives.


For more information about the Safer at Home order or to register concerns, the public may contact:

· The Shelby County Mayor’s Action Line: 901-222-2300

· The Shelby County Health Department’s COVID-19 Hotline: 833-943-1658

· Email shelbytnhealth@shelbycountytn.gov.

On July 3, and updated July 7, 2020, the Shelby County Health Department issued a Health Order and Directive Regarding Masks and Cloth Face Coverings, which may be viewed at www.shelbytnhealth.com/healthdirectives.

The Order and Directive requires the use of masks or cloth facial coverings in most public settings by all persons in Shelby County with the exceptions of children age two or younger and persons who cannot tolerate facial coverings because of certain medical conditions.

Masks may be picked up, while supplies last, at all Shelby County Health Department locations listed below during the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., with the exception of the Collierville clinic, which is open Tuesday and Thursday only. No appointment is needed to pick up a mask. 

Health Department Main Office

814 Jefferson Avenue, 38105

Cawthon Public Health Clinic

1000 Haynes, 38114

Collierville Public Health Clinic (Tuesday and Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.)

167 Washington St., 38017

Hickory Hill Public Health Clinic

6590 Kirby Center Cove, 38118

Millington Public Health Clinic (Tuesday and Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.)

8225 Highway 51 North, 38053

Shelby Crossing Public Health Clinic

6170 Macon Road, 38133

Southland Mall Public Health Clinic

1287 Southland Mall, 38116
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