Travis County opens Sobering Center for people at high-risk for contracting #COVID19
New: 244 people in Travis County'>Austin-Travis County have tested positive for COVID-19, an increase of 38 since yesterday.
#BREAKING: Stay-at-home order announcement coming for Austin and Travis County
Travis County'>Austin-Travis County is closing bars + suspending dine-in service at restaurants for 6 weeks under new Orders aimed at slowing the spread of #COVID19 . These Orders went into effect at noon today, Mar. 17, and last until at least May 1. ‼️ More info: (1/4)
Community gatherings of 250 people or more in Travis County'>Austin-Travis County have been prohibited for the next few weeks to slow the transmission of #COVID19 . This ban takes effect 2 a.m. Mar. 15 + will continue until at least May 1. More info:
Today I cut funding to Travis County because of its Sanctuary City policy. Stiffer penalties coming soon. #txlege