Thursday, April 02, 2020

COVID-19 Dominated Oconee County Board Of Commissioners Agenda-Setting Meeting

***Tribute Made To Memory Of Commissioner Wilkes***

COVID-19 both altered the physical arrangement of the agenda-setting meeting of the Oconee County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday and dominated its content.

The Commissioners were spread around the Commission Chamber at the Courthouse, rather than seated at their usual places at the front of the room.

Oconee County Added Another Confirmed Case of COVID-19 in Last 24 Hours, Clarke Added Three

***Georgia Added 710 New Cases***

Oconee County added another confirmed COVID-19 case in the 24 hours ending at noon today, while Clarke County added three, Walton and Jackson counties each added two, and Madison County added one.

The state of Georgia added 710 new cases of confirmed COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, the third highest increase on a day-to-day basis since the first case was reported on March 2.