The City of Racine COVID-19 UPDATE May 24, 2021
- United States: 33,134,618 confirmed, 590,141 deaths
- Wisconsin: 608,583 confirmed, 2,929,818 negative, 6,990 deaths
- Central Racine County Health Department: 13,434 cases (combined confirmed and probable; +30 from last week), 71,636 negative (+598), 212 deaths (+1)
- City of Racine Public Health Department: 10,263 cases (combined confirmed and probable; +71 from last week), 50,950 negative (+494), 120 deaths (+1)
- Racine County total: 23,697 cases (combined confirmed and probable; +101 from last week), 122,586 negative (+1,092), 332 deaths (+2)
Updates for the week of May 24:
- If you haven’t gotten your vaccine yet, there are plenty of options available in Racine County. Find the vaccine provider nearest you by visiting the CDC Vaccine Finder.
- The community-based clinic at Regency Mall continues to accept walk-ins and offer the Pfizer vaccine, currently the only vaccine approved for children age 12 to 17. The clinic is open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. Residents should enter in the southwest entrance next to Planet Fitness. Those under 18 must have a parent or guardian present.
- As of today, May 24, 84,593 Racine County residents (43.1 percent) have received at least one dose, while 72,169 Racine County residents (36.8 percent) have completed the vaccine series.
- Statewide, healthcare providers have given 42.6 percent of doses, while pharmacies have given 27.2 percent, local health departments have given 16.6 percent, and community-based clinics have given 7.6 percent, according to the state Department of Health Services. A total of 46.8 percent of Wisconsin residents have received at least one dose of the vaccine, and 40.9 percent of Wisconsin residents have completed the series.
For Racine County updates on the COVID-19 outbreak, please visit www.racinecounty.com/coronavirus. The City of Racine coronavirus webpage can be found at www.racinecoronavirus.org. The Central Racine County Health Department’s COVID-19 page is www.crchd.com/covid-19.
For national information on COVID-19, please go to the Centers for Disease Control’s website: www.cdc.gov/coronavirus.
You can also find current information on the Wisconsin Department of Health Services website, which has guidance that is updated regularly for travel, self-quarantine, and school districts, among other important information: https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/disease/covid-19.htm.