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Daily Coronavirus Briefing - July 8, 2020


Bucks County Coronavirus Summary
Welcome to the Bucks County 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-2019) guide. This page has the latest information on coronavirus in the county, updated daily.

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19, 849 Positives Bring Statewide Total to 92,148
The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., July 8, that there are 849 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 92,148. All 67 counties in Pennsylvania have cases of COVID-19. The number of new cases in Allegheny County increased by 230 cases overnight. Philadelphia County increased by 90 cases overnight.

Bucks County reports 5,967 cases and a total of 570 deaths; Chester County 3,892 cases and 332 deaths; Delaware County 7,427 cases and 662 deaths; Lehigh County 4,354cases and 312 deaths; Montgomery County 8,718 cases and 818 deaths; Northampton County 3,500 cases and 276 deaths; Philadelphia 22,392 cases and 1,628 deaths


L&I holding virtual town hall on Thursday so Pennsylvanians can ask questions of unemployment compensation experts
The Department of Labor and Industry (L&I) is hosting its seventh live virtual town hall from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday, July 9, to share information about regular unemployment compensation (UC) and other new COVID-19-related benefits programs and give Pennsylvanians the opportunity to ask questions directly of UC experts.