Clermont County cases of COVID-19 increasing

Batavia, OH – As more businesses across Ohio begin to reopen, new cases of COVID-19 have been increasing in Clermont County and southwest Ohio. Clermont County Public Health urges residents to continue to take precautions against the virus.

“Now that summer is here, we know that people are anxious for life to return to normal,” said Health Commissioner Julianne Nesbit. “But, this virus will be with us for a while, and the changes we are all making to our lifestyle need to be long-term changes to prevent the spread.”

Clermont County Public Health urges people to continue to follow these guidelines to help stop the spread of COVID-19:

Testing is now available at several sites in Clermont County and greater Cincinnati. For a list of testing locations, visit If you feel sick and think you should be tested, call your healthcare provider.

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