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28 New Cases Of COVID-19, 1 New Death In Windsor Essex On Tuesday

Tuesday March 30th, 2021, 10:03am


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The Windsor Essex County Health Unit announced 28 new cases of COVID-19 in Windsor and Essex County on Tuesday, bringing the local total to 13,837.

Today’s New Cases

Cases increased from 13,809 on Monday March 29th to 13,837 on Tuesday March 30th and 291 cases of COVID-19 are currently active in Windsor-Essex.

The Health Unit says 10 cases are close contacts of confirmed cases, 7 cases are community acquired, and 11 cases are still being investigated by the Health Unit’s nursing staff.

The Health Unit says 69 preliminary or confirmed variant of concern cases have been identified to date (8 more today).


Here’s the Health Unit’s vaccination update for today:

  • 75,407 people have received at least one dose of a vaccine (+2,556 since yesterday)
    • 63,325 people have received only their first dose of a vaccine (+2,557 since yesterday)
    • 12,082 people have received both doses of a vaccine (-1 since yesterday)
  • A total of 87,489 vaccine doses have been administered to Windsor-Essex County residents (+2,555 since yesterday)

How To Get A Vaccine

There are two vaccination programs for different age groups at the moment:

For more information about vaccines and vaccination locally, visit

Resolved Cases

The Health Unit lists 13,143 total resolved cases.

That’s an increase of 29 resolved cases today.


The Health Unit announced one additional death from COVID-19 today bringing the local death toll to 403. Health Unit CEO Theresa Marentette says a man in his 60s from long-term care passed away.


The Health Unit lists 19 hospitalizations today: 14 people in acute care (3 more today), and 5 people in the ICU with confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Windsor Essex.

Cases listed on local hospital websites (note: these numbers are not updated at the same time as the Health Unit’s):

Long-term Care / Retirement Home Outbreaks

  • No current outbreaks.

Workplace Outbreaks

  • 1 outbreak at an agri-farm in Kingsville
  • 1 outbreak at a manufacturing workplace in Essex
  • 1 outbreak at a manufacturing workplace in Tecumseh
  • 1 outbreak at a manufacturing workplace in Lakeshore
  • 1 outbreak at a public administration workplace in Windsor
  • 1 outbreak at a repair and maintenance workplace in Windsor (outbreak ended)

School Outbreaks

  • W.F. Herman Secondary

Community Outbreaks

  • Welcome Centre
  • Salvation Army (outbreak ended)
  • Southwest Detention Centre
  • Victoria Manor (Preliminary positive for a variant of concern)
  • Downtown Mission (Preliminary positive for a variant of concern)

Hospital Outbreaks

  • No current hospital outbreaks.

Note: windsoriteDOTca News makes every effort to track the changes in COVID-19 data each day. These numbers are subject to change as the Health Unit makes changes to their numbers throughout each day, and errors and omissions sometimes occur with their data. The Health Unit has also stated that case and contact management is delayed due to the recent surge in cases and that may affect some of the data. Please see this page for the latest, most up to date data throughout each day.

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