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Hillsborough Emergency Policy Group Meeting Scheduled for March 25

COVID-19 Coronavirus Update No. 23

Hillsborough County, Fla. (March 24, 2020) - The Hillsborough County Emergency Policy Group (EPG) will meet on Wednesday, March 25 at 1:30 p.m. to consider a curfew order in response to the COVID-19 coronavirus.

The meeting will be conducted virtually, via telephone conference call. Media and the public can listen in live at:

The meeting will be captioned on the screen as well.

The Hillsborough County Emergency Policy Group is comprised of three County Commissioners, the mayors from the cities of Plant City, Tampa, and Temple Terrace, the Sheriff, and Chairman of the School Board. Authority is granted by Article 8 of the Florida Constitution, Section 125.66 and Chapter 252, Florida Statutes. Hillsborough County enacted Hillsborough County Code of Ordinances and Laws Chapter 22, Article II, Sections 22-23 in order to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the County's residents during declared emergencies.

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