Brownwood / Brown County COVID-19 Centralized Information Center
The current totals for COVID-19 testing in Brown County are below:
5 Pending (have not received results)
3 Positive Cases
Last Updated 3/27/2020 at 5:15 pm
The City of Brownwood is closely monitoring the national outbreak of the novel coronavirus, now known as COVID-19. The City is working with our public health partners at Brownwood/ Brown County Health Department, The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to ensure the city has best practices in place for the general public.
Brownwood COVID-19 Hotlines:
325.642.2635 or 325.430.5933
Calls are taken from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm. A health department employee will answer questions and may perform a health screening over the phone. Should you need higher level of care, they will direct you. The purpose of phone screenings is to reduce the congestion in our medical facilities and allow social distancing. Please be patient if you are not directly connected, we will answer calls in the order they are received. If you are planning on going to a physician, please call before arrival.
- When is the new stay at home order in effect?
- When can I leave my house?
- Can I go to the park?
- Can I walk or run in my neighborhood?
- If I am sick, do I have to stay home?
- If a member of my household or I have been diagnosed with COVID-19, can we leave our house?
- What businesses have to close?
- What does this mean for businesses that stay open?
- Does this close down churches or religious gatherings?
- What business resources are currently available?
As part of the City of Brownwood’s continued response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Brownwood City Hall, the Health Department, WIC, Municipal Court and the Airport will close to walk-in customers beginning Thursday, March 26. Read on...
On March 20, 2020, the Brownwood/ Brown County Health Department confirmed a second case of COVID-19 virus in Brown County. Read on...
On Monday, March 23, ALL clinics associated with Brownwood Regional Medical Center will be implementing restrictive or delayed access to each of their locations. Some services have also been affected. Read on...
The Brownwood/ Brown County Health Department received many questions and concerns about the first positive COVID-19 case in our county. Read on...
Brownwood / Brown County Health Department shares prevention tips to remember as Coronavirus spreadsThe City of Brownwood is closely monitoring the national outbreak of the novel coronavirus, now known as COVID-19. The City is working with our public health partners to ensure the city has best practices in place for the general public. Additional Info...
Modified city operations will be in place from Tuesday, March 17 until Sunday, March 29. Additionally, all events scheduled to be held at City facilities, including private events, will be canceled.
Follow the CDC’s recommendations / guidelines following travel outside the United States. These recommendations are changing quickly, so refer to the website often for updated information. Read on...