The Town of Tarboro today received confirmation that a Town employee has tested positive for COVID-19. The case marks the first known positive case of a Town employee.
On March 20th, the Town of Tarboro closed all Town buildings to the public. As a result of this action, the employee has not had direct contact with the public while working for the Town of Tarboro.
The Town of Tarboro will handle each case with the utmost respect to privacy while also informing potentially affected staff and taking swift measures to mitigate the spread of the virus. The Town is reminding all employees to follow the CDC guidance about COVID-19 to prevent illness and recognize symptoms.