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City of Killeen declares local state of disaster for public health emergency

CORONAVIRUS IN BELL COUNTY
Posted at 5:38 PM, Mar 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-18 18:38:07-04

KILLEEN, TX — The City of Killeen has issued a local state of disaster for public health emergency.

The declaration limits the size of gatherings to no more than 50 people. According to the City, a gathering refers generally to a scheduled event or common endeavor where 50 people are present in a confined space, room or area.

Bell County declared a local state of disaster in response to COVID-19.

Bell County will close all bars, dine-in restaurants and gyms to close due to the coronavirus pandemic.