April 27 Gilbert update: Two more COVID-19 cases reported across Gilbert ZIP codes

Here are the coronavirus updates to know this week. (Graphic by Community Impact Newspaper)
Here are the coronavirus updates to know this week. (Graphic by Community Impact Newspaper)

Here are the coronavirus updates to know this week. (Graphic by Community Impact Newspaper)

The coronavirus is affecting the entire world, including the town of Gilbert. Here are the Gilbert, Maricopa County and statewide updates that residents need to know.

This story will be frequently updated with outbreak-related news and links to other in-depth coverage.

The Arizona Department of Health Services reported April 27 that the six ZIP codes that serve Gilbert have 167 confirmed cases of COVID-19, up two from the previous day.

Maricopa County now has a total of 3,445 confirmed COVID-19 cases, according to the Maricopa County Department of Public Health. The county reported 121 deaths Monday, April 27—there was no increase in the number of county deaths reported from Sunday, April 26 to Monday.

Statewide, the Arizona Department of Health Services reports 6,716 confirmed COVID-19 cases and 275 total deaths across Arizona.





Earlier updates

Information from April 24-26 can be found here.


Information from April 23 can be found here.

Information from April 22 can be found here.

Information from April 21 can be found here.

Information from April 20 can be found here.

Information from April 13-19 can be found here.

Information from April 6-12 can be found here.

Information from March 30-April 5 can be found
here.

Information from March 27-29 can be found here.

Information from March 24-26 can be found here.

Information from March 20-23 can be found here.

Information from March 12-20 can be found here.

Community Impact Newspaper Editor Alexa D'Angelo contributed to this report.
By Tom Blodgett

Editor, Gilbert

Raised in Arizona, Tom Blodgett has spent more than 30 years in journalism in Arizona and joined Community Impact Newspaper in July 2018 to launch the Gilbert edition. He is a graduate of Arizona State University, where he served as an instructional professional in the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication from 2005-19 and remains editorial adviser to The State Press, the university's independent student media outlet.