Potential COVID-19 exposure event at Lowville restaurant on Veterans Day

LOWVILLE, NY —  With each confirmed case of COVID-19, Public Health staff investigate and identify close contacts and exposure risk. Per New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) and Center for Disease Control (CDC) guidelines, those persons who have been in contact with someone who is positive for COVID-19 will be placed in quarantine and monitored for symptoms.

While investigating the latest case, Public Health identified the following establishment where individuals may have been exposed to the COVID-19 virus:

Jeb’s Restaurant, 5403 Shady Ave, Lowville between 5 – 7 pm in the middle dining room on the following date:

o Wednesday, November 11th

If you were at the above establishment on the dates and times listed, you should call (315) 376-5108.

Due to the anticipated volume of calls, an auto recording will direct you to leave a voicemail with your name and phone number. Public Health will then follow-up with you as soon as possible. Please be patient and remain calm. When preventative measures are being followed (wearing face coverings, washing hands, social distancing, etc.), the risk of exposure in a shared public space is minimal, but
precautions should still be taken.

For additional information on COVID-19, visit lewiscountypublichealth.com or call (315) 376-5453.