As there is finally a light at the end of the tunnel with several highly-effective vaccines becoming available soon, COVID-19 numbers continue to rise with the colder weather arriving to stay.

Here are the updated COVID-19 numbers:

Colonial Heights has seen a total of 420 cases. Two additional Colonial Heights residents have been hospitalized in the last week due to COVID-19. There have been zero additional deaths in recent weeks, with the total remaining at 26.

Colonial Heights is currently seeing a seven-day average increase of five new cases per day. The seven-day average of new daily cases among a population of 100,000 in Colonial Heights results in 25.6, which is three points below the statewide average.

We will update you in a few days on the COVID-19 trends in Colonial Heights.

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