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City of Woodway declares local disaster emergency

Posted at 12:23 PM, Mar 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-19 14:01:10-04

WOODWAY, TX — The City of Woodway has declared a formal local disaster emergency in response to the coronavirus.

The amended declaration prohibits gatherings of 10 or more people.

"We are looking for all available resources to help us address the growing community needs in the City of Woodway around this global health crisis. Our dedicated staff and public officials are working to meet our local needs for assistance and ensure that the concerns of our residents are being fully addressed." said Mayor Bob Howard.

The City says although this disease has not yet peaked in their area, state, or county, we must be vigilant and take care of one another.

"We are working diligently to slow the spread of COVID-19 in McLennan County and this declaration will provide necessary measures to do so."

To see the declaration, click here.