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City of Mexia declares imminent threat of disaster, cancels city events through March 25

Posted at 10:30 PM, Mar 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-17 23:30:55-04

MEXIA, TX — The City of Mexia has declared an imminent threat of disaster due to the coronavirus and has canceled all city-sponsored events through March 25.

The city council voted to declare an imminent threat of disaster in the city, and further declared a citywide disaster.

Any and all public events previously sanctioned by the city for conduct have been canceled until 8 a.m. on March 25. City facilities, including the library, civic centerl, city hall, city warehouse and Huges City Park are also closed until March 25.

Residents are encouraged to refrain from gathering in groups of 50 people or more.

Court proceedings in the municipal court have been suspended through March 28.