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CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) Q&A WITH BROWNSVILLE MAYOR AND CITY OFFICIALS LIVE ON FACEBOOK 

BROWNSVILLE, Texas (March 24, 2020) — City of Brownsville Mayor Trey Mendez and City Officials will be hosting two live Q&A sessions via City of Brownsville official Facebook page on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 to address COVID-19 concerns and questions our community and media partners may have. 

The first Q&A session is scheduled from 10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. for the community and the second Q&A session is scheduled from 11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. for the media. Questions may be asked live in the comment area. 

WHAT:   Coronavirus (COVID-19) Q&A with Brownsville Mayor and City Officials
WHO:     Trey Mendez, Brownsville Mayor 
Dr. Art Rodriguez, Brownsville Public Health Director
Felix Sauceda, Brownsville Police Chief
Jarrett Sheldon, Brownsville Fire Chief
Felipe Romero, Communications & Marketing Director  

WHEN:   Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: Facebook.com/BTXrgv 

For more information on City of Brownsville efforts to slow the spread of coronavirus, go to https://btxcares.com/.

County Issues Mandatory Shelter in Place 

Today, March 23rd, 2020, County Judge Trevino issued a Mandatory Order for Cameron County residents to shelter-in-place except for Essential Personnel Activities, to obtain medical Operations Services, to perform Essential Infrastructure Operations, to perform or access Essential Government Functions or to Operate Essential Business. 

For more information visit this link or find the documents below.

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Updated 03/24/20 at 8:30am