For Immediate Release
December 30, 2020
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One New GRTC COVID-19 Case Detected
Case suspected from contact off-duty.
RICHMOND, Va. (December 30, 2020) – GRTC reports one new COVID-19 case among its workforce. Case #46 is the 42nd GRTC employee to test positive and was last at GRTC on December 29. The employee has no public-facing duties and is now quarantined at home. This case is not suspected to be from workplace exposure, but rather from contact off-duty.
As positive cases are identified, GRTC proactively notifies, quarantines, and tests for any possible contact. This process is in accordance with guidance provided by the Virginia Department of Health. The full list of confirmed staff and contractor cases is available online.
GRTC continues to host periodic on-site, free COVID-19 testing events for staff. For the most complete and latest GRTC updates during this pandemic, please visit our website.
GRTC is a public service corporation providing mobility services in the Greater Richmond area. GRTC’s current operational budget of $60.3M primarily funds daily mobility operations and vehicle maintenance. GRTC provides more than 9.25 million trips annually.Download