Cameron County judge announces task force to oversee reopening businesses

2 years 7 months 3 weeks ago Friday, April 17 2020 Apr 17, 2020 April 17, 2020 10:37 AM April 17, 2020 in News - Local

Cameron County Judge Eddie Treviño Jr. held a news conference on Friday in regards to the latest coronavirus developments.

Treviño explained the county intends to remain in shelter in place until May 4 – however he added that is subject to change depending on Texas Governor Greg Abbott’s orders.

The county is in the process of implementing a special task force with local business leaders for plans to reopen some Rio Grande Valley businesses.

As of 11:30 a.m. Friday there have been 599 tests conducted, 270 have resulted positive, 293 negative, 96 cleared, and four deaths.

For more information watch the full press conference below.

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