In an emergency meeting Wednesday morning in a crowded meeting room, the Eastland City Commissioners voted to approve a Declaration of Local Disaster Due to Public Health Emergency. In their COVID-19 Implementation Plan, they incorporated the President’s Coronavirus Guidelines for America along with adding the closing or restricting the use of several city facilities.
- Eastland City Park is closed to any social gatherings until April 1, 2020.
- Senior Citizens Center will be closed to the public until April 1, 2020. All programs and activities are canceled.
- The City Airport terminal will be closed to the public and no group meetings will be held or scheduled until April 1, 2020. Flight operations will continue as usual.
- City Hall, Police and Fire Departments’ front doors will be locked until April 1, 2020. A sign will be posted at all locations that the public will be admitted by appointment only. Staff will monitor telephones during business hours.