The Cortland County Health Department has confirmed a potential exposure at the ALDI Grocery Store on Route 13 in Cortland.
A shopper – who was wearing a mask during their visit – later tested positive for COVID-19.
Contact tracing has been completed by health officials, but anyone who was at the store on Thursday (July 30) between 11:00 am to 12:00 pm should monitor themselves for symptoms until at least 14 days after that date.
Symptoms of COVID-19 can include:
- fever or chills
- shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
- muscle or body aches
- new loss of taste or smell
- sore throat
- congestion or runny nose
- nausea or vomiting
If symptoms do develop, stay home and call your doctor for further guidance about testing. If you are elderly, have underlying medical conditions, or are immunocompromised, call your doctor early even if your illness is mild.
In an emergency call 911.
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It is important that residents remain diligent and continue to do their part to limit the spread of COVID-19.
Please continue to protect yourself and others by wearing a face covering when you are out in public, maintain social distancing, wash your hands and stay home when ill.
These guidelines are for all of our protection to stop the spread of COVID-19 in our community.
For more information, please visit the Cortland County Health Department’s website or call 607-758-5526.