County, Cities, Public Health and Safety, and Emergency Services entities from throughout Cowlitz County have joined to activate an Incident Management Team (IMT) in order to better coordinate the local response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The team will include representatives from Cowlitz County Department of Health and Human Services, and Peacehealth St. John’s Medical Center.
An Incident Management Team (IMT) provides incident management support during incidents or events that exceed an individual jurisdictions or agency’s capability or capacity. Cowlitz 2 Fire and Rescue Chief Dave LaFave has been designated as the Incident Commander and the team will operate under the National Incident Management’s Incident Command Structure.
The Cowlitz County Incident Management Team (IMT) is providing this site to keep residents informed and provide resources for the community during the COVID-19 outbreak.
COVID-19 data are reported as timely, accurately, and completely as we have available. Data are updated as we receive information that is more complete and will change over time as we learn more. This report will refresh every time you refresh the website which will account for any changes that may have been reported.