Lisa McCafferty , R.S., MPH
Public Health Director

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1062 State Route 38
PO Box 120
Owego, NY 13827

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How Safe Is Your Home?

The Healthy Neighborhoods Program (HNP) provides a free in home assessment focusing on home safety.  An HNP team member can discuss areas where safety can be improved and may also supply FREE items to assist you with making your home safer!

 Tioga County Residents can call 687-8390 to schedule a FREE home health & safety check!

COVID-19 Public Notification for October 2, 2020: Updated Listing of Positive COVID-19 Cases in Public Areas

Last Updated: 12/2/2020

COVID-19 Public Notification for October 2, 2020:Updated Listing of Positive COVID-19 Cases in Public Areas

The listing below shows public areas where individuals visited in the days prior to testing positive for COVID-19, while they were experiencing symptoms or were in their infectious period. Anyone who was at any of these locations during the below periods of time are asked to self-quarantine and monitor for symptoms for 14-days after the exposure.

 9/18/2020: Rainbow Trail Bar & Grill from 9:30pm – 12:00am
 9/19/2020: Rainbow Trail Bar & Grill from 7:00 – 11:00pm
 9/20/2020: Metro’s Restaurant from 4:00 – 9:00pm
 9/21/2020: Rainbow Trail Bar & Grill from 5:00 – 7:00pm
 9/21/2020: Owego Laundry Mat from 5:00 – 7:30pm
 9/22/2020 – 9/24/2020: Cuts & Curls by Kris in Berkshire
 9/23/2020: Chemung Canal (W. Main St, Owego) from 10:30 – 11:30am
 9/23/2020: Metros from 4:00 – 8:30pm
 9/24/2020: John Barleycorn Tavern
 9/24/2020: The Cellar Restaurant from 6:00 – 8:30pm
 9/24/2020 & 9/25/2020: The Styling Corner in Owego
 9/25/2020: Rainbow Trail Bar & Grill from 8:30pm – 2:00am
 9/26/2020: Rainbow Trail Bar & Grill from 6:00 – 10:00pm
 9/28/2020: Tioga Downs Casino from 1:00 – 4:00pm
(In some cases, specific times were not provided or exposure period could have been at any point during the day)

Please note that in some cases, we may determine that the level of exposure may be minimal in stores and/or businesses, as masks are required to be worn at all times and individuals are not within 6 feet of others for at least 10 minutes (ex. Grocery shopping).

Help us prevent further spread of the virus by self-quarantining if you visited any of these locations. Anyone who becomes symptomatic is encouraged to contact their health care provider and their local health department. A list of COVID-19 testing locations in our area can be found at or at the Tioga County Public Health Facebook page.

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