One New GRTC COVID-19 Case Detected Jan 2, 2021

For Immediate Release
January 2, 2021
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CARRIE ROSE PACE – (804) 516-4148 –

One New GRTC COVID-19 Case Detected
Case #48 does not have public-facing job duties.

RICHMOND, Va. (January 2, 2021) – GRTC reports one new COVID-19 case among its workforce. Case #48 is the 44th GRTC employee to test positive and was last at GRTC on December 23. The employee has no public-facing duties and is now quarantined at home. This case appears to be unrelated to any other GRTC case or work-related activities.

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.