Only One New Confirmed COVID-19 Infection in West Hollywood As of Today

The number of confirmed COVID-19 infections in West Hollywood continues to grow very slowly. The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health reports 142 WeHo residents are infected as of today, an increase of one from yesterday’s 141. 

The Health Department said there have been 815 new confirmed COVID-19 infections countywide, bringing the total to 29,427. There have been 51 new deaths, bringing that total to 1,418. Three West Hollywood residents have died thus far.

Forty-two people who died were over the age of 65 and six were between the ages of 41. The Health Department did not report the ages of the other ten people who have died.  Thirty-five people had underlying health conditions including 32 people over the age of 65 and three people between the ages of 41 to 65.

The Health Department’s COVID-19 database continues to report that only 704 West Hollywood residents have been tested for the virus, which is almost certainly inaccurate since that figure has not been updated for several weeks.  The Health Department has expanded its mobile testing sites with some operated by Optum Serve and Verily Life Sciences. The closest of the 20 locations is on Alden Drive at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Some WeHo residents have reported that Cedars-Sinai appointments have been unavailable recently because of the surge in applications. Applications for testing can be made online.

The number of confirmed infections in Beverly Hills as of today is 115, a decline from yesterday’s count of 116. Such changes sometimes occur when the Health Department learns that the address of the infected person is incorrect. The number of infections in Culver City grew by two to 90. The Hollywood neighborhood had four new confirmed infections, bringing its total to 206. The number of confirmed infections in the Melrose neighborhood increased by six to a total of 400.

As reported yesterday, the Health Department has issued a five-stage “roadmap to recovery” that describes a phased approach to relaxing select directives of the state Safer at Home order and a reopening process for certain business sectors.  As of tomorrow, the implementation of  Stage Two will allow the opening (for curbside pickup only) of bookstores, florists, music stores, toy stores, apparel retailers, sporting goods stores, and car dealerships. Car dealerships, golf courses and trails will also open with appropriate safeguards in place. Runyon Canyon, however, will remain closed.

Physical distancing and infection control protocols must be adhered to and cloth facing coverings must be worn. Employers are required to provide a cloth face covering for all employees to wear while performing duties that involve contact with others and limit the number of people entering businesses so that a physical distance of at least six feet can be maintained at all times by employees and customers.

Employers must allow for frequent handwashing or have sanitizer available when hand washing isn’t possible and may also need to stagger employee shifts to ensure that they can work at a safe distance from one another while on site. The public will be required to follow the measures put in place by the businesses and wear a cloth face covering to enter the establishments or secure purchases curbside. Later next week additional restrictions may be lifted to include other retailers, manufacturers, and recreational facilities.

The best protection against COVID-19 is to wash your hands frequently, avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands, self-isolate if you are sick, practice physical distancing (especially by staying at home) and wear a clean face covering when in contact with others from outside your household.

Essential businesses must provide a cloth face covering for all employees to wear while performing duties that involve contact with other employees and or the public and to post physical distancing plans. The public is required to wear a face covering to enter essential businesses as well. Beaches, trails and trailheads and non-essential businesses remain closed, and all public and private gatherings of any number of people occurring outside a single household or living unit remain prohibited.

Residents with questions about the COVID-19 pandemic and who are looking for resources to deal with it can find answers on the City of West Hollywood’s  website.  Here is a list of links to sections about particular issues:

Below is a list of cities and neighborhoods in Los Angeles County with the number of confirmed COVID-19 infections in each.  They are ranked by the number of infections per 100,000 people, which is a measure of the density of infections.

Unincorporated – Val Verde1183566.03
Unincorporated – Saugus42580.65
Unincorporated – West LA212205.88
Los Angeles – Little Armenia1511881.62
City of Industry4915.33
Los Angeles – San Pedro630807.3
Los Angeles – Vermont Square61796.66
Los Angeles – Pico-Union315752.83
Unincorporated – Santa Catalina Island2749.06
Los Angeles – Crestview70615.76
Los Angeles – Valley Village142574.43
Los Angeles – Westlake334562.72
Los Angeles – Historic Filipinotown77555.16
Los Angeles – Canoga Park362554.46
Los Angeles – Sylmar455552.2
Los Angeles – Vernon Central280538.48
Los Angeles – East Hollywood156532.66
Los Angeles – Sunland108529.2
Los Angeles – Panorama City393522.26
Los Angeles – Melrose400514.83
Los Angeles – West Adams142513.93
Los Angeles – Pacoima388504.03
Los Angeles – Lakeview Terrace66502.55
Los Angeles – St Elmo Village23501.75
City of San Fernando123499.76
Los Angeles – Reseda Ranch23496.12
Los Angeles – Temple-Beaudry193488.83
Los Angeles – Country Club Park74488.35
City of Vernon1478.47
Los Angeles – West Vernon255475.36
Unincorporated – Palmdale4475.06
Los Angeles – Carthay68473.44
Los Angeles – Wholesale District171473.3
Los Angeles – Victoria Park39464.34
Los Angeles – Lincoln Heights148454.03
Los Angeles – Harvard Park169445.5
Los Angeles – Van Nuys411441.02
Los Angeles – Central171438.55
Los Angeles – Arleta147427.7
Unincorporated – Florence-Firestone275425.01
Los Angeles – Vermont Knolls73424.42
Unincorporated – Rancho Dominguez11413.38
Los Angeles – South Park153403.05
Los Angeles – Green Meadows86399.91
Los Angeles – Angelino Heights10399.68
Los Angeles – Harvard Heights72399.22
Los Angeles – Hancock Park68399.08
Los Angeles – Vermont Vista164398.19
Los Angeles – Crenshaw District55397.71
City of Bell144396.34
Los Angeles – Glassell Park125395.52
Los Angeles – Adams-Normandie32390.15
Unincorporated – Rosewood5388.8
City of West Hollywood142384.29
Los Angeles – Winnetka199384.27
City of South Pasadena100383.83
City of Cudahy93381.98
Los Angeles – Reseda289377.2
City of Pico Rivera241374.9
Los Angeles – Longwood16371.75
Los Angeles – Gramercy Place40371.61
City of Duarte81367.91
Los Angeles – University Park101367.86
Los Angeles – Bel Air31367.78
Los Angeles – Florence-Firestone174366.74
Los Angeles – North Hills224363.78
Los Angeles – Mission Hills87360.64
City of Inglewood408359.21
Los Angeles14253352.40
Los Angeles – Palms154350.98
Unincorporated – East Los Angeles439350.45
Unincorporated – Canyon Country27349.38
Los Angeles – Century Palms/Cove117346.5
Los Angeles – Sun Valley181344.87
Los Angeles – Exposition Park154342.85
City of Beverly Hills115333.14
City of Lynwood240333.12
City of Glendale687332.7
Unincorporated – Rosewood/West Rancho Dominguez11327.28
Unincorporated – Athens Village16326.73
Unincorporated – West Carson72326
Los Angeles – Wellington Square16325.53
Los Angeles – Koreatown168325
Unincorporated – Walnut Park52322.12
Los Angeles – Watts134314.01
Los Angeles – Boyle Heights271311.91
Los Angeles – Chatsworth115310.3
Los Angeles – Valley Glen93309.83
Los Angeles – Tujunga86309.24
Los Angeles – Hyde Park88308.33
Los Angeles – Lafayette Square14307.08
Los Angeles – Little Bangladesh87306.95
City of Huntington Park182305.96
City of Palmdale486305.72
City of South Gate300305.64
Los Angeles – Lake Balboa129305.64
Los Angeles – North Hollywood460303.79
City of Paramount170303.45
Unincorporated – Glendora2303.03
Los Angeles – Hollywood206301.81
City of Carson283301.56
Los Angeles – Downtown82298.11
Unincorporated – Athens-Westmont126296.88
City of Palos Verdes Estates40295.81
Los Angeles – Northridge206295.14
Los Angeles – Cadillac-Corning21294.9
Los Angeles – Silverlake130294.9
City of Bell Gardens125290.22
Unincorporated – La Rambla6289.16
City of Maywood81288.78
City of Gardena177288.7
Los Angeles – Cloverdale/Cochran42288.6
Los Angeles – Mid-city43286.09
Los Angeles – Jefferson Park23284.9
Unincorporated – Monrovia11283.43
Los Angeles – Wilshire Center142283.04
Unincorporated – Lennox63279.48
Los Angeles – Tarzana85275.29
Unincorporated – Littlerock11273.56
City of Montebello175271.84
City of Burbank288268.71
Los Angeles – El Sereno112267.89
Los Angeles – Eagle Rock106267.75
Los Angeles – Alsace33265.17
City of Hawthorne235264.68
Los Angeles – Figueroa Park Square23263.73
Los Angeles – Beverly Crest33263.47
City of Compton260260.25
Los Angeles – Elysian Valley26255.63
Los Angeles – Little Tokyo8255.35
Los Angeles – Studio City57254.01
Los Angeles – Beverlywood33250.51
Unincorporated – North Lancaster3250.42
Los Angeles – Granada Hills145249.18
Los Angeles – Baldwin Hills77247.39
Los Angeles – Mt. Washington59244.36
Unincorporated – Twin Lakes/Oat Mountain4241.25
Unincorporated – View Park/Windsor Hills28240.65
Unincorporated – Ladera Heights17240.42
City of Lancaster387239.52
City of Malibu31239.18
Los Angeles – Leimert Park36236.3
Los Angeles – South Carthay25235.96
Los Angeles – Century City30234.52
Los Angeles – Atwater Village34231.83
City of Downey264231.05
Los Angeles – Hollywood Hills67227.63
Unincorporated – Del Aire10227.63
Unincorporated – Duarte10225.84
City of Culver City90225.76
Unincorporated – Quartz Hill29224.7
City of Lawndale75223.12
Unincorporated – Bassett33222.72
Unincorporated – West Rancho Dominguez3220.75
City of Santa Monica203219.59
Los Angeles – Highland Park106219.05
Los Angeles – Brentwood67216.44
Los Angeles – Wilmington122215.98
City of Norwalk230213.71
Los Angeles – Reynier Village9212.87
Los Angeles – Encino96212.52
City of Covina104212.11
City of Santa Clarita462209.6
City of Bellflower162208.4
Unincorporated – Avocado Heights14206.64
Los Angeles – Marina Peninsula9206.42
City of Torrance308206.34
Los Angeles – Miracle Mile37205.73
Los Angeles – University Hills7204.14
Unincorporated – West Puente Valley20203.36
Los Angeles – Shadow Hills9202.61
Unincorporated – Willowbrook70200.5
City of La Canada Flintridge41198.13
Unincorporated – Altadena86197.16
Los Angeles – Cheviot Hills18196.27
Unincorporated – Littlerock/Pearblossom7196.13
Los Angeles – Harbor City57196.08
Los Angeles – Del Rey58193.75
Los Angeles – Thai Town19193.7
City of Calabasas47193.23
City of Lomita40192.97
City of Azusa96191.85
City of Monrovia74190.72
Los Angeles – Woodland Hills129189.55
Los Angeles – View Heights7189.5
City of Manhattan Beach68188.89
Los Angeles – Manchester Square16187.44
Unincorporated – West Whittier/Los Nietos50185.7
City of Whittier162185.29
Unincorporated – Lake Los Angeles24184.7
Los Angeles – Harbor Gateway80183.49
Los Angeles – Pacific Palisades39183.18
Los Angeles – Rancho Park12182.93
Los Angeles – Playa Vista20182.7
Unincorporated – Lake Manor3182.59
Los Angeles – Echo Park26182.38
Los Angeles – Sherman Oaks159182.23
City of South El Monte38181.95
Los Angeles – Porter Ranch64179.84
City of El Segundo30178.72
Unincorporated – Covina30178.37
City of El Monte209178.22
Los Angeles – Elysian Park10175.07
City of Rancho Palos Verdes74173.11
City of Temple City63172.82
Los Angeles – West Hills69170.18
Unincorporated – East La Mirada9170.07
Unincorporated – East Rancho Dominguez26169.85
City of Redondo Beach116168.86
City of Santa Fe Springs31168.81
Los Angeles – Los Feliz36166.6
City of Baldwin Park126164.13
Unincorporated – Azusa26163.29
Unincorporated – Valencia5162.76
Los Angeles – West Los Angeles61162.08
Los Angeles – Toluca Woods3161.46
Unincorporated – Desert View Highlands4160.45
City of Rolling Hills Estates13160.24
Unincorporated – Covina (Charter Oak)21159.77
Unincorporated – Hawthorne4159.11
Unincorporated – Whittier6158.56
Unincorporated – South San Gabriel14158.23
Los Angeles – Sycamore Square1154.56
Los Angeles – Toluca Terrace2153.14
City of Monterey Park95152.58
Los Angeles – Venice51150.51
Los Angeles – Exposition5150.33
Unincorporated – Valinda35149.76
Los Angeles – Toluca Lake13149.36
Unincorporated – Wiseburn9149.33
City of Pomona232148.78
City of Agoura Hills31148.45
Los Angeles – Westchester76147.28
City of La Mirada73147.18
City of West Covina158145.98
Los Angeles – Mar Vista59138.92
City of Irwindale2137.08
Unincorporated – El Camino Village12136.5
Unincorporated – San Jose Hills27133.52
Unincorporated – South Whittier79133.4
Unincorporated – West Antelope Valley2132.36
Unincorporated – Rowland Heights65127.4
City of Hermosa Beach25127.1
City of Cerritos63125.83
Los Angeles – Chinatown10124.67
City of Alhambra106122.23
City of Glendora63119.4
City of Lakewood95118.22
Unincorporated – Marina del Rey11116.88
Unincorporated – Sun Village7115.97
Unincorporated – Llano1114.03
City of La Puente46113.03
Unincorporated – South El Monte2111.42
Los Angeles – Faircrest Heights4111.11
Unincorporated – Hacienda Heights62110.86
Los Angeles – Regent Square3107.91
City of Commerce14107.12
City of Rolling Hills2103.09
City of San Gabriel42102.55
Unincorporated – Pearblossom/Llano2102.25
Unincorporated – Santa Monica Mountains19102.04
Los Angeles – Westwood55101.65
Unincorporated – Acton8100.36
Unincorporated – La Verne298.04
Los Angeles – Park La Brea1395.73
Unincorporated – Stevenson Ranch2095.39
City of Bradbury193.55
Unincorporated – Castaic2591.94
City of San Marino1290.38
City of San Dimas3189.81
City of Artesia1589.31
Unincorporated – Northeast San Gabriel2187.37
City of Arcadia5086.57
Unincorporated – La Crescenta-Montrose1785.85
City of Rosemead4784.91
Los Angeles – Harbor Pines283.02
Unincorporated – Del Sur282.82
City of Walnut2581.88
Los Angeles – Palisades Highlands378
Unincorporated – Sunrise Village177.16
Unincorporated – Littlerock/Juniper Hills177.1
City of Signal Hill976.29
Unincorporated – East Whittier475.39
City of Hawaiian Gardens1174.95
City of Claremont2774.01
City of La Habra Heights473.33
City of Westlake Village671.77
Unincorporated – North Whittier671.77
Unincorporated – Kagel/Lopez Canyons170.82
City of Diamond Bar3967.81
Unincorporated – Anaverde166.31
Unincorporated – Elizabeth Lake160.2
Unincorporated – Leona Valley157.11
Unincorporated – White Fence Farms254.3
City of La Verne1854.08
Unincorporated – Pomona151.6
Unincorporated – Arcadia450.12
Unincorporated – Agua Dulce248.1
City of Sierra Madre545.5
Los Angeles – Mandeville Canyon132.01
Los Angeles – Playa Del Rey131.29
City of Avalon00
City of Hidden Hills00
Los Angeles – Angeles National Forest00
Los Angeles – Brookside00
Unincorporated – Angeles National Forest00
Unincorporated – Bouquet Canyon00
Unincorporated – Bradbury00
Unincorporated – Cerritos00
Unincorporated – Charter Oak00
Unincorporated – Claremont00
Unincorporated – Del Rey00
Unincorporated – East Covina00
Unincorporated – East Lancaster00
Unincorporated – East Pasadena00
Unincorporated – El Monte00
Unincorporated – Franklin Canyon00
Unincorporated – Harbor Gateway00
Unincorporated – Hi Vista00
Unincorporated – La Habra Heights00
Unincorporated – Lake Hughes00
Unincorporated – Lakewood00
Unincorporated – Miracle Mile00
Unincorporated – Newhall00
Unincorporated – Palos Verdes Peninsula00
Unincorporated – Pellissier Village00
Unincorporated – Placerita Canyon00
Unincorporated – Roosevelt00
Unincorporated – Rosewood/East Gardena00
Unincorporated – San Clemente Island00
Unincorporated – San Francisquito Canyon/Bouquet Canyon00
Unincorporated – San Pasqual00
Unincorporated – Sand Canyon00
Unincorporated – Saugus/Canyon Country00
Unincorporated – South Antelope Valley00
Unincorporated – Southeast Antelope Valley00
Unincorporated – West Chatsworth00
Unincorporated – Westfield/Academy Hills00
Unincorporated – Westhills00
Unincorporated – Whittier Narrows00
Unincorporated – Bandini Islands0NA
Unincorporated – Lynwood0NA
Unincorporated – South Edwards0NA
Unincorporated – Universal City0NA
Unincorporated – Walnut0NA
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