Inglewood Assemblywoman Autumn R. Burke announced that she has tested positive for COVID-19. As of July 5, 2020, the city of Inglewood has a reported 1,136 positive cases and 65 deaths. According to Burke’s official website, her last update on the deadly coronavirus was 5/4/2020.
Despite there being a COVID-19 testing site, in Inglewood, at the Forum, residents have publicly expressed difficulties with scheduling appointments there. Residents are also concerned with the lack of regular updates from Inglewood Mayor James T. Butts.
Why aren’t our Inglewood representatives taking this global pandemic more seriously?