MUNICIPAL INFORMATION

Press Release Archive

Press releases are distributed through the Municipal Information Office nearly every day on a variety of topics increasing awareness of government services and activities. (Releases will be added here weekly.)

August 2020

8.12: Census Takers to Start Visiting Nonresponding Households in Waco and McLennan County
8.11: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 75 new cases & 1 Death
8.11: The Waco-McLennan County Health District offers Two ways to get Birth Certificates
8.10: Waco Mayor and McLennan County Judge to Hold Virtual Press Conference
8.10: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 61 new cases
8.9: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 24 new cases & 1 Death
8.8: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 57 new cases & 1 Death
8.7: Filing for Waco City Council District IV Special Election Update
8.7: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 43 new cases & 7 Deaths
8.6: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 98 new cases & 2 Deaths
8.5: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 54 new cases & 2 Deaths
8.4: Filing for Waco City Council District IV Special Election
8.4: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 123 new cases
8.3: Waco City Manager Files Budget for Fiscal Year 2020-21
8.3: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 135 new cases
8.3: Waco Mayor and McLennan County Judge to Hold Virtual Press Conference
8.3: McLennan County Records three Additional Deaths Due to COVID-19
8.2: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 31 new cases
8.2: McLennan County Records two Additional Deaths Due to COVID-19
8.1: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 79 new cases
8.1: McLennan County Records one Additional Death Due to COVID-19

July 2020

7.31: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 63 new cases
7.31: McLennan County Records one Additional Death Due to COVID-19
7.31: Waco Municipal Court Opens Back Up
7.30: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 71 new cases
7.30: McLennan County Records two Additional Deaths Due to COVID-19
7.30: City of Waco Solid Waste Services Has Launched a New Waste Collection Calendar and Reminder System
7.29: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 84 new cases
7.29: McLennan County Records three Additional Deaths Due to COVID-19
7.28: County Health Authority Rescinds School Control Order
7.28: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 66 new cases
7.28: McLennan County Records three Additional Deaths Due to COVID-19
7.27: Free COVID-19 testing in McLennan County
7.27: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 56 new cases
7.27: Waco Mayor and McLennan County Judge to Hold Virtual Press Conference
7.27: McLennan County Records one Additional Death Due to COVID-19
7.27: City Employee Dies in Accident
7.26: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 29 new cases
7.25: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 72 new cases
7.24: County Health Authority Issues Revision on Control Measures Regarding Opening of Schools in McLennan County
7.24: Filing Dates for November 3, 2020 Special ElectionTo fill the District IV Vacancy
7.24: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 103 new cases
7.24: McLennan County Records Three Additional Deaths Due to COVID-19
7.23: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 94 new cases
7.23: McLennan County Records Four Additional Deaths Due to COVID-19
7.22: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 113 new cases
7.22: Free COVID-19 Testing in McLennan County
7.22: McLennan County Records Three Additional Deaths Due to COVID-19
7.21: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 103 new cases
7.21: County Health Authority Issues Control Measures Regarding Opening of Schools in McLennan County

7.21: McLennan County Records the 25th Death Due to COVID-19
7.21: Waco Mayor and McLennan County Judge to Hold Virtual Press Conference
7.20: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 59 new cases
7.19: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 122 new cases
7.18: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 81 new cases
7.18: McLennan County Records the 23rd and 24th Deaths Due to COVID-19
7.17: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 114 new cases
7.17: McLennan County Records the 21st and 22nd Deaths Due to COVID-19
7.16: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 91 new cases
7.16: McLennan County Records 20th Death Due to COVID-19
7.15: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 85 new cases
7.15: McLennan County Records 19th Death Due to COVID-19
7.14: Public Health District Updates How Active and Recovered Cases are Reported
7.14: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 176 new cases
7.14: WACO RECEIVES PRESTIGIOUS “MUSIC FRIENDLY” DESIGNATION
7.14: Waco Mayor and McLennan County Judge to Hold Virtual Press Conference
7.14: Waco Municipal Court to be Closed
7.13: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 101 new cases
7.13: McLennan County Records 18th Death Due to COVID-19
7.12: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 20 new cases
7.12: McLennan County Records 17th Death Due to COVID-19
7.11: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 95 new cases
7.11: McLennan County Records 16th Death Due to COVID-19
7.10: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 143 new cases
7.9: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 155 new cases
7.9: McLennan County Records 15th Death Due to COVID-19
7.8: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 239 new cases
7.8: McLennan County Records 14th Death Due to COVID-19
7.7: The Waco Metropolitan Planning Organization
7.7: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 173 new cases
7.7: Waco Mayor and McLennan County Judge to Hold Virtual Press Conference
7.6: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 187 new cases
7.6: McLennan County Records 2 Deaths Due to COVID-19
7.6: Mayoral Candidate Withdraws from Election
7.5: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 48 new cases
7.4: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 73 new cases
7.4: McLennan County Records 2 Deaths Due to COVID-19
7.3: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 271 new cases
7.2: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 224 new cases
7.2: City of Waco to hold Virtual Groundbreaking Ceremony for the New Fire Station #6 & Administration Offices
7.1: WCCC-TV TO AIR THE 2019 4TH ON THE BRAZOS FIREWORKS
7.1: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 111 new cases

June 2020

6.30: City of Waco Plans Additional Time for Police Chief Search
6.30: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 162 new cases
6.30: McLennan County Records 9th Death Due to COVID-19
6.30: Waco Mayor and McLennan County Judge to Hold Virtual Press Conference
6.30: City of Waco Police & Fire Officials Stepping up Enforcement this July 4th Holiday
6.29: Health District Identifies Main Cause of Recent COVID-19 Spread
6.29: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 51 new cases
6.29: McLennan County Records 2 Deaths Due to COIVD-19
6.29: Virtual Zoom Town Hall for the Chief of Police Position
6.28: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 47 new cases
6.27: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 73 new cases
6.26: City of Waco Offices Closed Friday, July 3 in Observance of Independence Day
6.26: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 72 new cases
6.25: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 79 new cases
6.24: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 52 new cases
6.24: McLennan County Records 6th Death Due to COIVD-19
6.23: Waco City Council Selects New District IV Councilmember
6.23:Longer Wait Times this Week at City Landfill
6.23: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 50 new cases
6.23: Waco Mayor and McLennan County Judge to Hold Virtual Press Conference
6.22: City of Waco Announces Police Chief Finalists
6.22: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 17 new cases
6.21: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 51 new cases
6.20: COVID-19 Increasing in Households in McLennan County
6.20: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 41 new cases
6.19: Waco Mayor Issues Executive Order
6.19: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 17 new cases
6.18: 5th Death Due to COIVD-19
6.18: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 23 new cases
6.17: Final Filings for Waco City County District IV Appointment
6.17: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 26 new cases
6.17: Juneteenth Parade to Be Broadcast Live
6.16: Filings for Waco City County District IV Appointment Update
6.16: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 18 new cases
6.16: Waco Mayor and McLennan County Judge to Hold Virtual Press Conference
6.15: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 15 new cases
6.15: Waco Metropolitan Planning Organization
6.15: Updates to Parks and Recreation Services
6.14: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 5 new cases
6.13: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 5 new cases
6.12: Filings for Waco City County District IV Appointment Update
6.12: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 3 new cases
6.11: Waco Water Utility Services Warn Customers of Bill Payment Scam
6.11: Employee at Local Waterpark Tests Positive for COVID-19
6.11: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 9 new cases
6.10: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 3 new cases
6.9: Filings for Waco City County District IV Appointment
6.9: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 6 new cases
6.9: Waco Mayor and McLennan County Judge to Hold Virtual Press Conference
6.8: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 3 new cases
6.7: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
6.6: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 2 new cases
6.5: Filings for Waco City County District IV Appointment
6.5: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 2 new cases
6.4: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 2 new cases
6.3: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 2 new cases
6.3: UPDATES TO PARKS AND RECREATION SERVICES
6.3 Waco-McLennan County Library Opens June 15
6.3: Council District IV Vacancy
6.2: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 1 new case
6.2: Waco Mayor and McLennan County Judge to Hold Virtual Press Conference
6.2: Waco Metropolitan Planning Organization
6.1: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 2 new cases

May 2020

5.31: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
5.30: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
5.29: Positive COVID-19 case in McLennan County Long-Term Care Facility
5.29: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 1 new case
5.28: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 4 new cases
5.27: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 1 new case
5.27: Press Conference Rescheduled
5.26: Notice of Wastewater Discharge
5.26: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 5 new cases
5.26: Waco Mayor and McLennan County Judge to Hold Virtual Press Conference
5.25: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
5.24: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
5.23: Waco City Council Names Next City Manager
5.23: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
5.22: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 1 new case
5.21: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 4 new cases
5.21: City of Waco Offices Closed Monday, May 25 in Honor of Memorial Day
5.20: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 4 new cases
5.20: City Manager Announces Plans to Retire
5.19: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
5.19: Waco Mayor and McLennan County Judge to Hold Virtual Press Conference
5.19: Waco Metropolitan Planning Organization
5.19: Waco Metropolitan Planning Organization (Spanish version)
5.18: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 1 new case
5.17: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 1 new case
5.16: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
5.15: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 1 new case
5.14: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
5.13: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
5.12: UPDATES TO PARKS AND RECREATION SERVICES, PHASED REOPENINGS
5.12: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 2 new cases
5.12: Waco Mayor and McLennan County Judge to Hold Virtual Press Conference
5.11: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
5.10: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
5.9: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
5.8: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
5.7: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 2 new cases
5.7: Special Programming on WCCC-TV for 67th Anniversary of Waco Tornado
5.6: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
5.6: CITY OF WACO CANCELS BRAZOS NIGHTS CONCERT SERIES AND FOURTH ON THE BRAZOS
5.5: Drive-Through Testing Available in McLennan County on Friday May 8
5.5: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 1 new case
5.5: Waco Mayor and McLennan County Judge to Hold Virtual Press Conference
5.4: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
5.4: WACO YOUTH COUNCIL ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR 2020-21 MEMBERSHIP
5.3: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
5.2: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
5.1: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 2 new cases
5.1: Waco is Cleaning Up and Throwing Out
5.1: Waco Celebrates National Travel and Tourism Week

April 2020

4.30: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 1 new case
4.29: Texas Ranger Museum Reopens May 4
4.29: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 1 new case
4.29: Helpful Tips to Keep Your Kids Safe in the Hot Months
4.28: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
4.28: Waco Mayor and McLennan County Judge to Hold Virtual Press Conference
4.27: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 5 new cases
4.26: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 1 new case
4.25: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
4.24: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
4.23: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
4.22: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 3 new cases
4.21: Waco Mayor and McLennan County Judge to Hold Virtual Press Conference
4.21: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 1 new case
4.20: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 1 new case
4.20: Waco Metropolitan Planning Organization
4.19: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
4.18: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
4.17: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
4.16: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 2 new cases
4.15: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
4.14: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 2 new cases
4.14: Waco Mayor and McLennan County Judge to Hold Virtual Press Conference
4.13: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 1 new case
4.13: Waco Metropolitan Planning Organization
4.12: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 2 new cases
4.11: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 1 new case
4.10: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 2 new cases
4.9: Update from Waco-McLennan County EOC
4.9: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 4 new cases
4.9: Statement From Mayor Kyle Deaver
4.8: City of Waco Park Amenities Closed Until Further Notice
4.8: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases
4.7: Waco Mayor and McLennan County Judge to Hold Virtual Press Conference
4.7: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 6 new cases
4.6: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 3 new cases
4.6: McLennan County Leadership Response Team
4.5: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 2 new cases
4.4: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 1 new case
4.3: Update from Waco-McLennan County EOC
4.3: City of Waco Offices to be Closed Friday, April 1

4.3: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 1 new case
4.2: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 1 new case
4.1: Best Practices for Essential Business Letter
4.1: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 4 new cases

March 2020

3.31: Waco City Countil to Postpone May 2, 2020 General Election
3.31: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 5 new cases
3.31: Statement From Mayor Kyle Deaver
3.30: Waco City Council to Conduct Special Meeting
3.30: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 3 new cases
3.30: Update from Waco-McLennan County EOC
3.29: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 0 new cases

3.28: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 2 new cases
3.27: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 1 new case
3.26: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 5 new cases
3.26: Update from Waco-McLennan County EOC
3.25: Update from Waco-McLennan County EOC
3.25: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 5 new cases
3.24: Update from Waco-McLennan County EOC
3.24: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 3 new cases
3.24: Usage Reduction No Longer Necessary
3.23: Water Conservation Requested for Waco Water Customers in Hwy 84 Corridor and West of Hewitt Dr. Area
3.23: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 3 new cases
3.23: Update from Waco-McLennan County EOC As of March 23rd at 3 p.m.
3.23: Waco-McLennan County Emergency Operations Center Coordinating Media Releases
3.23: Waco Transit Update for COVID-19
3.23: Press Conference Scheduled
3.22: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 1 new case
3.21: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 3 new cases
3.21: Waco City Council to Conduct Special Meeting
3.20: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 6 new cases
3.19: Press Conference Scheduled
3.18: El Distrito de Salud P├║blica del Condado de Waco-McLennan Informa 6 Casos de COVID-19
3.18: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Reports 6 Cases of COVID-19
3.18: Emergency Press Conference Scheduled for this Morning at 10 a.m.
3.16: Waco Mayor and Waco-McLennan County Public Health Officials Schedule a Press Conference
3.16: Cancelled: Waco MPO Policy Board meeting on March 19
3.13: City of Waco to Close Certain City Facilities to the Public
3.13: City of Waco to Conduct National Search for Police Chief
3.12: Storm Spotter Training Program Cancelled
3.11: Signals at 18th & Colcord Knocked Out due to Traffic Crash
3.10: Press Briefing: 2020 Census Begins - Invitations Arriving in Mail
3.4: McLennan County Leadership Response Team formed to respond to COVID-19
3.4: City Update on the Rain in Waco
3.3: Waco Metropolitan Planning Organization

February 2020

2.28: Waco Metropolitan Planning Organization
2.24: City Manager Announce Organization Changes
2.20: Notice of Wastewater Discharge
2.19: Hands Only CPR
2.18: Status of Waco Fire Chief Search Narrowed
2.14: Final Filings for Waco City Council Election
2.12: Notice of Wastewater Discharge
2.7: Status of Waco Fire Chief Search
2.7: Filings for Waco City Council Elections Update
2.4: City of Waco to Receive Top ISO Rating Tonight
2.4: Waco Metropolitan Planning Organization
2.4: Waco Wetlands Prescribed Burn Scheduled for Friday

January 2020

1.27: Baylor University Student Tested Negative for the 2019 Novel Coronavirus
1.24: Waco Metropolitan Planning Organization
1.24: Case of 2019 Novel Coronavirus Testing for McLennan County Resident
1.17: Filings for Waco City Council Elections
1.16: Waco Metropolitan Planning Organization
1.15: City of Waco Martin Lurther King Jr. Holiday Schedule
1.15: Filings for Waco City Council Elections
1.14: Waco Metropolitan Planning Organization
1.13: Waco Wetlands Prescribed Burn
1.10: Boil Water Notice for Old Lorena Rd. - Chapel Rd. Area Lifted
1.9: Virtual Workshop and Open House Invitation for Waco Arts Feasibility Study
1.9: Boil Water Notice for Old Lorena Rd. - Chapel Rd. Area
1.7: Waco Metropolitan Planning Organization

1.6: Filing Dates for May 2, 2020 General Election

1.2: Waco Metropolitan Planning Organization

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