2 Brewster Businesses Possible Sites Of Coronavirus Exposure

Michael Woyton
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PUTNAM COUNTY, NY — Two Putnam County businesses have been identified as being sites of possible exposure to the new coronavirus.

According to the Putnam County Department of Health, anyone who worked at or visited World Gym in Brewster from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 7 or from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 8 may have been exposed to the virus.

A member of the public who tested positive for the virus was at the gym during those times, health officials said.

World Gym is at 1620 Route 22 in Brewster.

The notice remains in effect through Nov. 23.

World Gym is following Centers for Disease Control and Prevention cleaning protocols.

Also, anyone who worked at or visited Harlan Check Cashing & Financial Services in Brewster on the following days and times may have been exposed:

  • 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 2

  • 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3

  • 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 4

  • 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 5

  • 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 6

  • 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 7

A member of the public who tested positive for the virus was at the facility during this time, according to the health department.

Harlan Check Cashing & Financial Services is at 1515 Route 22 in Brewster. It is following CDC cleaning protocols.

This notice remains in effect through Nov. 22.

Putnam County health officials said to watch for symptoms of infection which include fever, chills, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headache, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, diarrhea.

Contact your physician with any concerns.

Please visit the county website for testing information. If you have any questions, contact the Putnam County Department of Health at 845-808-1390.

This article originally appeared on the Southeast-Brewster Patch