COVID-19 Resources

Where to find the latest information about COVID-19

These federal, state and local resources are reliable and are updated regularly with new information about the pandemic and ways to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.

Durham County Department of Public Health Weekly Data • January 17

Weekly case count: 8,297

Change: +1,722

7-day moving average: 1,175

 Change: +246

Visit the Durham County Department of Public Health Data Hub for in-depth analyses and information.

Vaccine Availability:

Visit Durham County Department of Public Health's vaccine information page for information about the roll-out and availability of the COVID-19 vaccine.

Local Current Restrictions

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State of Emergency declared by Durham County

As of Friday, August 7, face masks must be worn in indoor public places including offices, business establishments and other places where people may travel or congregate. Exceptions for age, medical conditions, activities and setting are described in detail in the full State of Emergency declaration at right.

NC Current Restrictions

Executive Order Summary More Information
As of 5 p.m., July 30, 2021, there are no restrictions or measures imposed by executive order for the general public.

COVID-19 and variants of the virus, however, remain a threat as North Carolina experiences a rapid increase in cases among those who are unvaccinated.

Reopening Updates, Guidelines & Suggestions

Not Sure the Vaccine Is for You?

Visit for information that can help you make up your mind. Vaccinate Durham is a community project of Friends of Durham, a non-partisan political action committee that focuses on local issues and elections.

Get more information about the vaccine.

Ways to Help

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DDI maintains up-to-date information on the status of downtown restaurants and retailers. It is still a good idea to call or check social media to see what services are available at individual businesses.

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