Officials plan to address community on coronavirus
COLUMBIA - Mayor Brian Treece plans to host a press conference Thursday at 10a.m. to discuss the coronavirus outbreak.
Treece will be joined by Stephanie Browning, Columbia/Boone County Department of Public Health and Human Services Director, Alexander Cartwright, University of Missouri Chancellor, and Dr. Stevan Whitt, MU Health Care Chief Medical Officer.
The group plans to talk about Columbia's efforts in planning and responding to the coronavirus.
The briefing will take place at the Council Chambers at City Hall. All members of the community are invited to attend, and the press conference will also be live-streamed at http://gocolumbiamo.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?publish_id=4ae03cbf-2aad-488e-b06a-906c5f1bb378.