An individual who worked at the Richard E. Gerstein Justice Building, 1351 NW 12 St., in the locations listed below, has tested positive for COVID-19.
Persons identified as having been in close proximity to the confirmed individual have been notified and are asked to take all necessary precautions.
Last Days Worked:
Monday – Thursday, 9/14/2020 to 9/17/2020
Monday – Friday, 9/21/2020 to 9/25/2020
7th Floor AOC Office area
1st Floor table near the NW 12 Street exit, where courthouse security staff are stationed (Note: this area was visited on 9/17/2020 from 12pm to 3pm only)
Persons who were in these locations recently should follow self-monitoring steps for the next 14 days as outlined in the Centers for Disease Control website at:
For more complete information on symptoms, visit the CDC web page on Symptoms:
- 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
Self-monitoring means people should monitor themselves for fever by taking their temperatures twice a day and remain alert for cough or difficulty breathing. If they feel feverish or develop measured fever, cough, or difficulty breathing during the self-monitoring period, they should self-isolate, limit contact with others, and seek advice by telephone from a healthcare provider or their local health department to determine whether medical evaluation is needed.
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