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11/25/2020 08:57:25 Recently, COVID-19 cases have been increasing rapidly in Austin-Travis County and around Texas. Austin Public Health is asking you not to gather with people you do not live with to help slow the spread of the virus during the Thanksgiving holiday.Recientemente, los casos de COVID-19 han estado aumentando rápidamente en Austin, el Condado de Travis y en todo Texas. Salud Pública de Austin le está pidiendo que no se reúna con personas que no viven con usted para ayudar a detener la propagación del virus durante las fiestas del Día de Acción de Gracias. *

Travis County is located in south central Texas and has an estimated population of 1,199,323 as of 2016. Travis County is the fifth most populated county in Texas, and is made up of 22 municipal jurisdictions, with the City of Austin being the County seat.









Travis County Office of Emergency Management (OEM) provides for the safety of Travis County residents through emergency preparedness and response. OEM serves as the coordinating point for disaster preparedness, mitigation, as well as response and recovery capabilities for Travis County, in cooperation with the County’s various municipal governments, Emergency Service Districts, and non-profit and volunteer first response organizations.

Travis County uses the CAPCOG Regional Notification System to notify residents about specific emergencies. Cell phone users must register at to receive the notification system’s messages by phone, email and text. Countywide major emergency information is posted on Facebook at and on Twitter at

If you require emergency assistance, call 911. Do not post emergency requests or send emergency messages to County social media accounts.

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