222020May

Alamance County’s Response to ACE Speedway

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 5/22/20 Upon learning that ACE Speedway intends to reopen on May 23, Alamance County has decided not to prohibit its reopening during Phase 2 of Governor Cooper’s plan to reopen North Carolina. Over the past month, ACE Speedway has communicated extensively with the Alamance County Department of Public Health regarding recommended precautions… Continue Reading Alamance County’s Response to ACE Speedway

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202020May

Meals on Wheels COVID-19 Assistance

Meals on Wheels received a grant that allows them to provide temporaryservice for seniors affected by the Coronavirus. This benefits seniors age 60 and older in Alamance County that are no longer leaving home as they usually would, due to Covid-19. If you or someone you know is in need of home delivered meals during… Continue Reading Meals on Wheels COVID-19 Assistance

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202020May

CANE CREEK MOUNTAINS NATURAL AREA OPENS MAY 22, 2020 – BY RESERVATION ONLY

BURLINGTON, N.C.– Cane Creek Mountains Natural Area opens to the public on May 22, 2020. The Pine Hill Trailhead is the first phase of development in the new park and includes 3.5 miles of trail. Hikers will enjoy rolling piedmont hills, abundant creeks and streams, and some of the best views in Alamance County. Due… Continue Reading CANE CREEK MOUNTAINS NATURAL AREA OPENS MAY 22, 2020 – BY RESERVATION ONLY

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142020May

PUBLIC NOTICE OF THE ALAMANCE COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS’ REGULAR MEETING FOR MONDAY, MAY 18th, 2020

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Alamance County Board of Commissioners’ Regular Meeting is scheduled for Monday, May 18th, 2020 at 7 p.m. in the County Commissioners’ Meeting Room located on the 2nd Floor of the County Office Building, 124 West Elm Street, Graham, NC 27253.  In order to comply with the Governor’s Executive Order 121,… Continue Reading PUBLIC NOTICE OF THE ALAMANCE COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS’ REGULAR MEETING FOR MONDAY, MAY 18th, 2020

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122020May

Alamance County Health Department Identifies Outbreak at Skilled Nursing Facility

BURLINGTON – Alamance County Health Department has identified an outbreak at the skilled nursing facility Peak Resources in Graham. Currently, two cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed at the facility. Both confirmed cases are among the staff. There have been no cases identified in residents at this time. NC DHHS defines an outbreak as two… Continue Reading Alamance County Health Department Identifies Outbreak at Skilled Nursing Facility

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12020May

Alamance County Health Department Identifies Outbreak at a Long-Term Care Facility

BURLINGTON – Alamance County Health Department has identified an outbreak at the skilled nursing facility White Oak Manor. The Alamance County Health Department collected 120 specimen from residents at the facility earlier in the week. Of those collected by the health department, 12 were positive results. In addition, two (2) employees have been confirmed as… Continue Reading Alamance County Health Department Identifies Outbreak at a Long-Term Care Facility

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302020Apr

Alamance County Health Department Conducting Targeted COVID-19 Collection Event

BURLINGTON – On May 1, Alamance County Health Department is partnering with Elon University to conduct a COVID-19 collection event for Long-Term Care Facility (LTCF) staff, per current guidance from the NC Department of Health and Human Services, as LTCFs are a high-risk, high-priority group. This event will take place in the Schar Center parking… Continue Reading Alamance County Health Department Conducting Targeted COVID-19 Collection Event

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302020Apr

PUBLIC NOTICE OF THE ALAMANCE COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS’ REGULAR MEETING FOR MONDAY, MAY 4th, 2020

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Alamance County Board of Commissioners’ Regular Meeting is scheduled for Monday, May 4th , 2020 at 9:00 a.m. in the County Commissioners’ Meeting Room located on the 2nd Floor of the County Office Building, 124 West Elm Street, Graham, NC 27253. In order to comply with the Governor ‘s Executive… Continue Reading PUBLIC NOTICE OF THE ALAMANCE COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS’ REGULAR MEETING FOR MONDAY, MAY 4th, 2020

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232020Apr

Alamance County Notified of First COVID-19 Related Death

BURLINGTON – Alamance County Health Department received notification of the county’s first death associated with COVID-19. The individual was greater than 65 years old with underlying conditions and receiving care at a hospital. To protect the privacy of the individual and their family, no further information about the individual will be released. “We are deeply… Continue Reading Alamance County Notified of First COVID-19 Related Death

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212020Apr

Alamance County Board of Commissioners Requests Regional Approach for Lifting Restrictions

Tonight, April 20, 2020, the Alamance County Board of Commissioners authorized Chair Amy Scott Galey to send the following letter to North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper asking him to consider a regional approach in reopening North Carolina following the COVID-19 shutdown. Chair Galey states: “ I write to you today to request that you adopt… Continue Reading Alamance County Board of Commissioners Requests Regional Approach for Lifting Restrictions

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