Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson announced Thursday at a 3:00 p.m. news conference that new purchase orders have been issued to bring in additional protective equipment for first responders. Jackson also stressed there are NO active cases of Ebola in our area.
Wednesday evening, Cleveland officials had a command staff meeting for emergency crews and will have interaction with front-line responders thru the weekend.
The Cuyahoga Health Director reminds people this is cold and flu season and people will have common illnesses. It is highly recommended people get a flu shot!
In the meantime, the Ohio Health Department is tracing the steps of Amber Vinson, the second nurse diagnosed with Ebola.