Pottawatomie County Community Update 


State of Kansas

Pottawatomie County

Total positive COVID-19 cases

27,812 (+942)

109 (+2) = 5 Active, 104 Recovered

16 Pending*

Total COVID-19 hospitalizations

1,751 (+51)


Current known PT Co. hospitalizations

COVID-19 related deaths

358 (+9)


Total Tests

292,507 (+7,558)

1,969 (+25)


Numbers in parentheses indicates the difference since the last update; numbers are updated Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.  For a daily case summary, visit https://www.coronavirus.kdheks.gov/160/COVID-19-in-Kansas

Hospitalizations, if we have any, are for any Pottawatomie County citizen hospitalized due to Covid, regardless of where that hospital is located.

No additional COVID related information today.  Please stay safe this weekend as we transition from July to August. 

Reminder that next Tuesday, August 4, 2020, is election day! Walk-in voting is still available at the County Office Building, 207 N 1st Street in Westmoreland (please use the NORTH entrance).  You may vote today, Friday, July 31, 2020, until 6:00 p.m.; tomorrow, Saturday, August 1, 2020, from 8:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.; and Monday, August 3, 2020, from 8:00 a.m. to noon.  If you requested a mail-in ballot (also called an “absentee ballot” or “advance ballot”, and have not mailed it in yet, PLEASE mail it immediately to ensure it arrives in time to be counted. If you are not advance voting, do you know where to vote in person on Tuesday?  Pottawatomie County default polling locations, open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 4, 2020, are available here:  https://www.pottcounty.org/DocumentCenter/View/3645/2020-Polling-Locations

Be prepared!  Learn who is running at the local, county, and state levels: https://www.pottcounty.org/DocumentCenter/View/3466/2020-Filings.  More information is available on the Elections page of the Pottawatomie County website: https://www.pottcounty.org/146/Elections

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