11/26/2020

As of November 23, 2020, the Kent County Health Department reports 28,139 total cases of COVID-19, of which 10,211 are active. The department further breaks down those numbers by municipality and zip code.

By zip code, local cumulative cases are as follows:

  • 49331 — 507
  • 49301 — 651
  • 49302 — 295

By municipality, local cumulative cases are as follows:

  • City of Lowell — 200
  • Ada Township — 506
  • Bowne Township — 168
  • Grattan Township — 112
  • Vergennes Township — 147
  • Lowell Township — 134

The State of Michigan tracks cases of COVID-19 in long-term care facilities. Their data was last updated on November 11, 2020 to include the following:

Facility                                      Resident New       Resident Cumulative        Staff New       Staff Cumulative                   Deaths

Laurels of Kent                                0                                               29                                      0                               8                                    9(residents)

Maple Ridge Manor                        0                                              3                                         0                              7                                     1 (resident)

Fountain View                                 –                                               0                                        –                              2                                   0

Green Acres                                     –                                               3                                         –                               6                                   0

The State of Michigan tracks school-related outbreaks of COVID-19 as well. An outbreak is defined as two or more cases of COVID-19 among people who are from different households and have shared exposure on school grounds. Local school-related outbreaks are as follows:

School                                       Cumulative Cases                Staff, Students or Both?                     Date Added

Lowell Middle School                                12                                                   Both                                            10/12/2020

Lowell High School                                    10                                                   Both                                            11/2/2020

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