• News for Community

    Friday, July 10, 2020
    AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott today issued a proclamation extending his Disaster Declaration for all Texas counties in response to COVID-19. Originally issued on March 13th, the Disaster Declaration provides the state a number of resources to effectively serve Texans as the Lone Star State continues to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.    "Extending this Disaster Declaration helps ensure that ...read more
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    Monday, July 06, 2020
    July 2, 2020 (Williamson County, TX) – The Williamson County Office of Emergency Management in partnership with the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) and the Texas Military Department are coordinating free COVID-19 testing sites next week in the cities of Hutto, Jarrell, and Taylor. The City of Liberty Hill is rescheduling their COVID-19 testing for a different date in the future. In ...read more
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    Tuesday, June 30, 2020
    Mayor issues emergency order requiring face coverings Cedar Park businesses and non-profits must require employees and visitors to wear a face covering while inside   Cedar Park Mayor Corbin Van Arsdale has issued an Emergency Order requiring all commercial entities and non-profits (other than churches and places of worship) to require face coverings.  The Order requires that every person ...read more
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    Thursday, June 25, 2020
    AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the State of Texas will pause any further phases to open Texas as the state responds to the recent increase in positive COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations. Businesses that are permitted to open under the previous phases can continue to operate at the designated occupancy levels and under the minimum standard health protocols provided by the ...read more
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    Tuesday, June 16, 2020
    AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott and Executive Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs of the University of Texas (UT) System John Zerwas, MD, will provide an update on Texas' hospital capacity on Tuesday, June 16th at 1:00 PM.  The Governor and Doctor Zerwas will be joined by Texas Department of State Health Services Commissioner John Hellerstedt, MD, and Texas Division of Emergency Management Chief Nim ...read more
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