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City Manager's Messages

News and updates from the City Manager.

Jan 25

City Manager's Message Jan. 25: COVID-19 Vaccines

Posted on January 25, 2021 at 4:03 PM by Don Mann

Jan. 25, 2021 — I am writing to give you all an update on our COVID vaccine planning and implementation efforts. As I previously noted, we have been working very hard to secure sufficient vaccines to immunize our city and school workforce in accordance with the CDC/VDH guidelines. I am very pleased to announce that - through a partnership with Sentara Health System and our local health district - Hampton was selected to begin an employer-based vaccination clinic.

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Jan 12

COVID-19 Updates

Posted on January 12, 2021 at 10:54 AM by Fred Gaskins

To: All City Employees

I am writing to update you on where our community and region stand with regard to COVID cases and the related operational impacts/implications.

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Jan 06

City Manager's Message Jan. 6: COVID-19 update and safety measures

Posted on January 6, 2021 at 5:18 PM by Don Mann

Jan. 6, 2021 — While most of us were eager to leave behind the challenges of 2020, the reality is that  COVID-19 continues to be a major concern in 2021.  Just four weeks ago, my message to you cautioned of an uptick in cases following the Thanksgiving holiday.  At that time, our positivity rate was 9.2%. Unfortunately, the subsequent December/January post-holiday increase more than doubled the local rate of infection. 

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