City offices closed Tuesday, January 31st due to weather. Essential services continue. Trash pick-up is canceled but will run as soon as safely possible, Please leave carts at the curb.
The City of Waco is in Stage 2 of our Drought Contingency Plan as of July 13, 2022 limiting water use.
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Last updated 10/14/2022
Will update if notified of new cases
Mpox (Monkeypox) is a rare disease caused by infection with the Mpox (Monkeypox) virus which is part of the same family of viruses that causes smallpox. The symptoms are similar to smallpox symptoms, but milder, and it is rarely fatal. Mpox (Monkeypox) is not related to chickenpox.
The illness typically lasts 2-4 weeks.
The Health District has a limited supply of the Mpox (Monkeypox) vaccine available by appointment only. To schedule your appointment, visit: Mpox (Monkeypox) Vaccine Registration
If you feel you are at risk for Mpox (Monkeypox) or need help registering for an appointment, call (254)750-5485.