11 RTA employees test positive for COVID-19

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Posted at 5:28 PM, Jan 15, 2021

CLEVELAND — Eleven more Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority employees have tested positive for COVID-19, the agency announced Friday.

According to RTA, the employees are from the following areas:

  • Four employees from the Hayden District
  • Three employees from the Triskett District
  • One employee from the Central Bus Facility
  • Two employees from the Woodhill Facility
  • One employee from the Rail District

"Following our standard protocol, work areas, equipment and other areas of potential exposure were cleaned and disinfected," RTA said.

A total of 162 employees have contracted coronavirus since the pandemic began last year, RTA said. Of those, 133 have recovered and returned to their duties.

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