What’s Happening in KC
KANSAS CITY, MO –
Ordinance 220025 – Establishing a requirement for face coverings or masks at schools where children in grades K-12 attend class and on school buses with certain exceptions – was passed by City Council on Jan. 6, 2022.
This ordinance took effect 11:59 pm on Jan. 9, 2022 and will expire at 6:00 pm on Feb. 3, 2022
The link below takes you to the new FAQ page for where updates and information will continue to be provided.
Below is a link to frequently asked questions and the status of COVID-19 in Missouri created by Governor Parsons office.
These data are provisional and will change daily. Investigations are being done on new cases, so as additional information is determined on these cases, information such as county, demographics, and the total counts will continue to change. Efforts are continually being made to improve data quality so that DHSS is providing the most accurate information possible.”
This site provides the same data but for all of the US Map: Coronavirus Cases and Deaths by County
See community-level counts of the coronavirus and its toll in the U.S.
Below is a link to videos from the World Health Organization about when and how to use masks. The key issue is to know about the different types of masks and what kind of protection they provide.
But CDC has also provided a page suggesting when they might help, and how to make and use them.
Interested in free testing? Want to have tests shipped to your home?
KCMO Help for Residents
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Has created and continues to update a page with resources for it’s residents. Please keep this link handy and check back regularly.
LISC Greater Kansas City – with its partners: the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation, United Way of Greater Kansas City, and Mid-America Regional Council (MARC) – continues to respond to the urgent needs of Greater Kansas Citians in this ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19 Info and Resources from the CDC
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – In an effort to help provide the most up to date information, tips on managing self-care, and when and how to seek medical help, the City of Kansas City Missouri has provided this link to the CDC. Please keep this link handy and use it as your best resource during these challenging times.