Costa Almeria public pool shut after staff member tests positive for Covid-19

HUERCAL-OVERA Council has shut the municipal swimming pool after a member of staff tested positive for Covid-19.
The local authority issued a notification today Friday saying it had taken the decision to “provisionally close” the facilities.
The statement said the administration is following the protocol established in collaboration with the health authorities and that Andalucia regional government tracers are carrying out “the pertinent tasks.”
The affected staff member is at home and is in a good state of health, the council reported.
The notification ends by calling on residents to carry on following prevention and protection measures, and thanking the public for their “collaboration and understanding.”

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Cathy Elelman

Cathy Elelman is the local writer for the Costa de Almeria edition of the Euro Weekly News.

Based in Mojacar for the last 21 years, Cathy is very much part of the local community and is always well and truly up on all the latest news and events going on in this region of Spain.

Her top goals are to do the best job she can informing the local English-speaking community, visitors to the area and the wider world about about the news in Almeria, to learn something new every day, and to embrace very new challenge this fast-changing world brings her way.

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