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COVID-19 — What You Need to Know: April 9

April 9th 2020
Status Update as of April 9, 5:30 PM PST:
  • 34 new positive cases in B.C.
  • 1370 total positive cases in B.C.
  • 132 people are currently in hospital, 68 are in ICU, while there is an increase in ICU numbers, the overall hospitalization numbers have decreased
  • 2 additional deaths
  • 858 have fully recovered

Recent Government Announcements:


Province of B.C.
City of Vancouver

Below is a small excerpt of modelling from the Federal Government that was presented today. This modelling demonstrates the major impacts of physical distancing upon other measures

Coast Communications and COVID-19

We have been supporting clients to plan for and manage internal and external communications since before the first case of COVID-19 was diagnosed in B.C. If you need issues or crisis support related to the COVID-19 pandemic or other issues, call us at 604.767.0207. For more information visit