Good Morning, Mission! Welcome to Virus Village, your daily Covid-19 data dump.
Covid Tracker will be publishing later in the day through Sunday this week. Next Monday we will return to the usual time.
Poison is in the air, but also in the ground at Hunter’s Point. Annika revisits the cleanup that never happened. Not a good look for the California Department of Health.
Some local businesses see danger, but also opportunity, presented by the pandemic, while others have closed.
But more playgrounds are now open.
Scroll down for today’s Covid numbers, which are cooler than the weather.
HiGeorge, a data visualization startup, developed some new visualizations for Mission Local, which we will be using and fine-tuning in the days to come.
The seven-day average number of SF daily cases for the week ending October 8 remained a 26, or 3 cases per 100,000 residents. The DPH goal is a seven-day average of less than 1.8 cases per 100,000 residents.