June 15 - 28 Updates

June 26 - Reopening Updates

Community Center Phase 1 - Fitness Reopening Expands

Phase 1 reopening of the Community Center will expand on Monday, June 29th. Visitors will no longer need to register and the Center reopens to people without memberships. See full details here

The Community Center is excited to offer in-person group fitness classes, adhering to the recommended guidelines from the Department of Health. Classes start Monday, and you must pre-register. Use the link below to find offerings and register for your favorite class! Please read class descriptions to learn about purchasing punch cards and one-time drop-in passes.

Visit the Community Center page

McConnell Arts Center gallery reopens

The McConnell Arts Center is now open limited open gallery hours, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1pm to 4pm and Saturdays from 10am to 1pm. Online exhibits and programs will also continue. Learn more from the MAC online. 

Worthington Libraries Update

Worthington Libraries is reopening in phases. As part of their commitment to keeping staff and patrons safe as they continue to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, they are offering several no-contact and low-contact limited services, including curbside pickupdrive-up window and after-hours pickup lockersLearn more here

June 26 - Worthington Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

CPH-FCPH report graphic Opens in new windowAs of June 26, 2020, the City of Worthington has 144 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and, sadly, 20 deaths reported of Worthington residents. 19 of the people who died are Worthington residents living in long term care facilities. Our sympathies continue to be with the loved ones of these Worthington residents. 

Worthington cases are included in the Columbus Public Health (CPH) statistics because they are our contracted public health provider. As of June 26, 2020, there are 6,735 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in the CPH jurisdiction. There have been a total of 302 deaths in the CPH jurisdiction.  

As more locations and facilities continue to reopen, it’s important to remember that COVID-19 is still in our community and the risk remains high. To help protect yourself and reduce the spread of COVID-19 when going out, everyone should socially distance and wear a face covering as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. We all can take steps to reduce the risk and protect ourselves, our loved ones and the entire community during the ongoing pandemic.

Columbus Public Health has updated its website with information about open, free COVID-19 testing opportunities, as well as daily and weekly report summaries. See details here

June 23 - Worthington Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

As of June 23, 2020, the City of Worthington has at 125 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and, sadly, 20 deaths reported of Worthington residents. 19 of those were Worthington residents living in long term care facilities. Our sympathies continue to be with the loved ones of these Worthington residents who have died as a result of COVID-19. 

Worthington cases are included in the Columbus Public Health (CPH) statistics because they are our contracted public health provider. As of June 23, 2020, there are 6,325 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in the CPH jurisdiction. There have been a total of 289 deaths in the CPH jurisdiction.

See more information on testing opportunities and the full data report from Columbus Public Health  

June 19 - Worthington Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

As of June 19, 2020, the City of Worthington has 119 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and, sadly, 18 deaths reported of Worthington residents. 16 of the people who died are Worthington residents living in long term care facilities. Our sympathies continue to be with the loved ones of these Worthington residents. 

Worthington cases are included in the Columbus Public Health (CPH) statistics because they are our contracted public health provider. As of June 19, 2020, there are 5,976 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in the CPH jurisdiction. There have been a total of 275 deaths in the CPH jurisdiction.  

As more locations and facilities continue to reopen, it’s important to remember that COVID-19 is still in our community and the risk remains high. To help protect yourself and reduce the spread of COVID-19 when going out, everyone should socially distance and wear a face covering as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. We all can take steps to reduce the risk and protect ourselves, our loved ones and the entire community during the ongoing pandemic.

Columbus Public Health has updated its website with information about open, free COVID-19 testing opportunities, as well as daily and weekly report summaries. See details here

June 18 - Worthington Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

As of June 18, 2020, the City of Worthington remains at 117 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and, sadly, 17 deaths reported of Worthington residents. 15 of those were Worthington residents living in long term care facilities. Our sympathies continue to be with the loved ones of these Worthington residents who have died as a result of COVID-19. 

Worthington cases are included in the Columbus Public Health (CPH) statistics because they are our contracted public health provider. As of June 18, 2020, there are 5,889 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in the CPH jurisdiction. There have been a total of 269 deaths in the CPH jurisdiction.

See more information on testing opportunities and the full data report from Columbus Public Health  

June 17 - Worthington Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

As of June 17, 2020, the City of Worthington has 117 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and, sadly, 17 deaths reported of Worthington residents. 15 of those were Worthington residents living in long term care facilities. Our sympathies continue to be with the loved ones of these Worthington residents who have died as a result of COVID-19. 

Worthington cases are included in the Columbus Public Health (CPH) statistics because they are our contracted public health provider. As of June 17, 2020, there are 5,785 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in the CPH jurisdiction. There have been a total of 266 deaths in the CPH jurisdiction.

See more information on testing opportunities and the full data report from Columbus Public Health  

June 16 - Worthington Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

As of June 16, 2020, the City of Worthington has 116 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and, sadly, 17 deaths reported of Worthington residents. 15 of those were Worthington residents living in long term care facilities. Our sympathies continue to be with the loved ones of these Worthington residents who have died as a result of COVID-19. 

Worthington cases are included in the Columbus Public Health (CPH) statistics because they are our contracted public health provider. As of June 16, 2020, there are 5,717 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in the CPH jurisdiction. There have been a total of 263 deaths in the CPH jurisdiction.

See more information on testing opportunities and the full data report from Columbus Public Health  

une 15 - Concerts on the Green Cancelled through July 2020

The City of Worthington regrets to share that, due to the continued ban on large gatherings, the cancellation of the Sunday Concerts on the Green has been extended through at least July. August dates remain tentative. 

Updates will be posted here 

June 15 - Worthington Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

As of June 15, 2020, the City of Worthington has 114 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and, sadly, 17 deaths reported of Worthington residents. 15 of the people who died are Worthington residents living in long term care facilities. Our sympathies continue to be with the loved ones of these Worthington residents.

The majority of confirmed cases are also people living in long term care facilities, where they continue to increase testing capacity.

Worthington cases are included in the Columbus Public Health (CPH) statistics because they are our contracted public health provider. As of June 15, 2020, there are 5,641 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in the CPH jurisdiction. There have been a total of 260 deaths in the CPH jurisdiction.  

As we continue to reopen and people venture out, it’s important to remember that COVID-19 is still in our community and the risk remains high. To help protect yourself and reduce the spread of COVID-19 when going out, everyone should socially distance and wear a face covering as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. We all can take steps to reduce the risk and protect ourselves, our loved ones and the entire community during the ongoing pandemic.

State Expands COVID-19 Testing to Anyone Who Wants One

Governor DeWine announced on June 11 that COVID-19 testing has expanded in Ohio. Anyone who wants a COVID-19 test can now be tested, even if they are asymptomatic.

 Community-wide COVID-19 Testing Available 

Free COVID-19 testing is now offered at Columbus Public Health and nine other community locations. Anyone who wants a test can receive one – you do not have to have symptoms. Testing at Columbus Public Health – which is offered in partnership with OhioHealth, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and Mount Carmel Health System – is available Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Residents who participated in mass gathering protests are at higher risk and are encouraged to get a test. Call 614-645-1519 to schedule an appointment at CPH or visit www.columbus.gov/coronavirus to find other locations.

Columbus Public Health has updated its website with information about open, free COVID-19 testing opportunities, as well as daily and weekly report summaries. See details here