COVID – 19 (Coronavirus)

Please note, this is a rapidly evolving situation and the risk assessment may change daily, if not hourly.

The City of Altoona continues to work collaboratively with the Blair County Emergency Management Agency and the Pennsylvania Department of Public Health to actively monitor the COVID-19 situation.

The lead national agency is the Federal Government who is working closely with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The lead local agency for this public health matter is the Pennsylvania Department of Public Health​. For more information about COVID-19, including local updates, please visit this page and the helpful links frequently​.  ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​