UPDATE-October 18th, 2021
Despite being second in the State for total population and first in population density, due to the high vaccination rates, Ramsey County is 86 of 87 in daily new cases per 100,000 people. Approximately 75.8% of Ramsey County residents aged 12 or older have received at least one vaccine and 63.6% of all Ramsey County residents have received their vaccination. COVID cases during the previous week continued to accelerate with an estimated 110 active cases currently in the City. The State of Minnesota reported only 1.441% of people have a vaccine breakthrough case, 0.085% of fully vaccinated people were hospitalized, and 0.007% of fully vaccinated people died due to COVID. City services continue to remain stable. The vaccine continues to be safe and effective against all known variants.
The United States Centers For Disease Control authorized COVID Booster Shots for the following groups of people who initially received the Pfizer vaccine;
Face coverings are required in all City of New Brighton facilities regardless of vaccination status due to substantial community transmission of COVID-19 in Ramsey County.