(As of 3:50 p.m., May 7)
St. Charles County Government and the Department of Public Health staff are working closely with local, regional, state and federal partners to investigate COVID-19, monitor individuals who may have been exposed to the virus and implement procedures to reduce the spread of illness. Consult St. Charles County’s COVID-19 website for information on the disease pandemic and the county’s response activities.
To help St. Charles County residents and businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, a web page offers links and phone numbers for organizations offering assistance. St. Charles County also operates a COVID-19 Information Hotline (636-949-1899) that is answered from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., daily.
As of this update, the Department of Public Health reports the following:
- 600 persons being quarantined
- 1,096 persons who have completed quarantine period
- 1 tests pending at the Missouri State Laboratory*
- 78 negative tests*
- 645 positive tests*
- 46 COVID-19 deaths
• The Department of Public Health was notified today of the 46th reported COVID-19 death involving a St. Charles County resident — a female in her 80s.
*Tests are being performed at both the Missouri State Laboratory and through private testing laboratories. The number of negative and pending tests is reported to the Department of Public Health by the Missouri State Laboratory only; private labs do not report pending or negative tests to the health department.