Press Release Statement

FIRST CONFIRMED COVID 19 CASE IN CITY OF CLUTE

March 21, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The City has received information this afternoon from Brazoria County of the first confirmed case of CoVid19 Coronavirus in the City of Clute. The City has been in contact with the County on several suspected cases, but this is the first confirmed case. We will continue working with the County, State and Federal authorities as we respond to the pandemic.

This confirmation only reinforces the City’s commitment to ensure that our 1st Responders and personnel continue to provide essential services with the utmost care and professional to try and reduce the risk of spreading the disease.

To defeat this disease, it is going to take every one of us being responsible for ourselves, our families and each other therefore we ask that all residents continue maintaining social distancing and exposure to others while practicing good hygiene.

For information on the City’s response and other pertinent information please check the City’s website: https://clutetexas.gov/covid-19/ , follow the City’s Facebook page or follow us on Twitter @CluteCityMgr and @CluteOEM.

Thank you for your patience, consideration and prayers, together we will get through this.

City of Clute