LUBBOCK, Texas (Press Release) — The following is a press release from the City of Lubbock.
As of 4:00 p.m. on Monday, August 17, 2020, the City of Lubbock confirmed 65 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and 76 recoveries. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 6,607: 1,645 active, 4,875 listed as recovered and 87 deaths.
The City wants to remind citizens to follow Governor Greg Abbott’s latest executive order which prohibits gatherings of 10 or more people, within the city limits, unless approval from the Mayor is received. That order can be found at mylubbock.us/COVID19
To request approval from the Mayor for outdoor events with anticipated gatherings of 10 or more people, visit mylubbock.us/lubbocksafe where you will find an approval checklist. Completed checklists should be submitted to email@example.com a minimum of ten days prior to the event for approval.