Mayor Weinberger Tests Positive for COVID-19

Burlington, Vt. – On Wednesday, July 13, Mayor Miro Weinberger tested positive for COVID-19, using an at-home test and is experiencing mild and improving symptoms. Mayor Weinberger is fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and received a second booster shot in June.

Mayor Weinberger and his family are on a summer vacation trip to Italy. Mayor Weinberger has been following Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidance since testing positive by isolating from others, and will continue to follow CDC guidance to avoid travel and take additional precautions until 10 days have passed since first testing positive for COVID-19.

Mayor Weinberger intends to work remotely until returning to Burlington on July 23. City Council President Karen Paul will continue serving as Acting Mayor through this period.

To read the CDC guidance, click here.



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