Slight drop in number of new COVID cases

The DuPage County Health Department reported 22 new cases of COVID-19 in Hinsdale over the past week, bringing the total number of cases in the DuPage County portion of Hinsdale to 4,038, compared to 4,016 last week. The Cook County Health Department no longer reports on cases specific to Hinsdale.

The number of cases per 100,000 population in DuPage was 28.2 on Aug. 16, compared to 36.7 on Aug. 9. The community level remains high.