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Posted on: September 22, 2022

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update: 

In the last seven days, the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 42 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 42 positives this week, 4 were PCR, and 38 were antigen. Of the total number of cases reported this week, 13 ca...

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Posted on: September 15, 2022

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update: 

In the last seven days, the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 90 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 90 positives this week, 10 were PCR, and 80 were antigen. Of the total number of cases reported this week, 39 c...

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update: 

In the last seven days, the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 109 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 109 positives this week, 4 were PCR, and 105 were antigen. Of the total number of cases reported this week, 42...

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Posted on: September 1, 2022

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update: 

In the last seven days, the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 140 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 140 positives this week, 6 were PCR, and 134 were antigen. Of the total number of cases reported this week, 38...

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Posted on: August 25, 2022

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update: 

In the last seven days, the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 122 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 122 positives this week, 17 were PCR, and 105 were antigen. Of the total number of cases reported this week, 3...

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Posted on: August 18, 2022

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update: 

In the last seven days, the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 119 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 119 positives this week, 17 were PCR, and 102 were antigen. Of the total number of cases reported this week, 4...

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Posted on: August 11, 2022

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update: 

In the last seven days, the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 183 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 183 positives this week, 31 were PCR, and 152 were antigen. Of the total number of cases reported this week, 7...

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Posted on: August 4, 2022

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update: 

In the last seven days, the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 189 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 189 positives this week, 25 were PCR, and 164 were antigen. Of the total number of cases reported this week, 8...

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Posted on: July 28, 2022

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update: 

In the last seven days, the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 128 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 128 positives this week, 14  were PCR, and 114 were antigen. Of the total number of cases reported th...

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Posted on: July 21, 2022

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update: 

In the last seven days, the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 145 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 145 positives this week, 23 were PCR, and 122 were antigen. Of the total number of cases reported this week, 6...

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Posted on: July 14, 2022

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update: 

In the last seven days, the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 114 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 114 positives this week, 18 were PCR, and 96 were antigen. Of the total number of cases reported this week, 48...

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Posted on: July 7, 2022

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update: 

In the last seven days, the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 100 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 100 positives this week, 11 were PCR, and 89 were antigen. Of the total number of cases reported this week, 51...

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Posted on: June 30, 2022

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update: 

In the last seven days, the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 68 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 68 positives this week, 15 were PCR, and 53 were antigen. Of the total number of cases reported this week, 19 c...

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Posted on: June 23, 2022

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update: 

In the last seven days, the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 45 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 45 positives this week, 6 were PCR, and 39 were antigen. Of the total number of cases reported this week, 21 ca...

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Posted on: June 16, 2022

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update: 

In the last seven days, the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 27 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 27 positives this week, 5 were PCR, and 22 were antigen. Of the total number of cases reported this week, 10 ca...

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Posted on: June 9, 2022

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update: 

In the last seven days, the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 56 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 56 positives this week, 15 were PCR, and 41 were antigen. Of the total number of cases reported this week, 33 c...

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Posted on: June 2, 2022

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update: 

In the last seven days, the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 12 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 12 positives this week, 0 were PCR, and 12 were antigen. Of the total number of cases reported this week, 9 cas...

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Posted on: December 8, 2020

Brown County hospital region has exceeded the seven day hospitalization threshold

Hospitalization Update

The Brownwood/Brown County Health Department has been notified by the State that our hospital region has exceeded the threshold of seven consecutive days of over 15% COVID hospitalizations.

The exceeded threshold of hospitalizations in our region has trigg...

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Posted on: December 8, 2020

Brown County hospital region has exceeded the threshold of over 15% COVID hospitalization

Hospitalization Update

The Brownwood/Brown County Health Department has been notified by the State that our hospital region has exceeded the threshold of seven consecutive days of over 15% COVID hospitalizations.

The exceeded threshold of hospitalizations in our region has trig...

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Posted on: December 4, 2020

Hendrick COVID-19 Community Safety Dial for December 4, 2020

Hendrick Health December 4

From Hendrick Health:
Level 5: Critical*
57 Hendrick Health employees quarantined
0 ICU beds available
15.23% COVID-19 hospitalizations out of total hospital capacity for Trauma Service Area D (TSA-D), as reported by the State (Day 3 above 15% threshold)
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Posted on: December 4, 2020

Free Mobile COVID-19 testing site confirmed for Brownwood on Dec 7th and Dec 10th

COVID-19 Testing December

Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) COVID-19 mobile testing team will be in Brownwood on Monday, December 7th and on Thursday, December 10th from 10 am to 4 pm at Gordon Wood Stadium located at 3206 Milam Drive.

Free oral COVID-19 testing. Please...

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Posted on: November 24, 2020

Free Mobile COVID-19 testing site confirmed for Brownwood on Nov 30th and Dec 3rd

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Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) COVID-19 mobile testing team will be in Brownwood on Monday, November 30th and on Thursday, December 3rd from 10 am to 4 pm at Gordon Wood Stadium located at 3206 Milam Drive.

Free oral COVID-19 testing. Please...

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Posted on: November 13, 2020

Free Mobile COVID-19 testing site confirmed for Brownwood on Monday, November 23rd

Covid Testing - Monday 23rd

Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) COVID-19 mobile testing team will be in Brownwood on Monday, November 23rd from 10 am to 4 pm at Gordon Wood Stadium located at 3206 Milam Drive.

Free oral COVID-19 testing. Please note that all who desire to b...

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Posted on: November 13, 2020

Free Mobile COVID-19 testing site confirmed for Brownwood on Monday, November 16th & 23rd

COVID-19 Testing-2

Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) COVID-19 mobile testing team will be in Brownwood on Monday, November 16th & 23rd from 10 am to 4 pm at Gordon Wood Stadium located at 3206 Milam Drive.

Free oral COVID-19 testing. Please note that all who...

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Posted on: October 30, 2020

Date Change: Mobile COVID-19 testing site rescheduled for Brownwood on Thursday, November 5.

November Covid testing

Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) COVID-19 mobile testing team will be in Brownwood on Thursday, November 5 from 10 am to 4 pm at Gordon Wood Stadium located at 3206 Milam Drive. Please note the change of date, as testing was reschedu...

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Posted on: August 27, 2019

#BrownwoodToday

Brownwood Today - Landfill

In the air, on the ground and even underground, the City of Brownwood employees work hard every day to protect you and your quality of life.

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Posted on: August 27, 2019

Core Values

Parks and Rec Working

The City of Brownwood core values are represented by the statement "I. S.E.R.V.E."

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Posted on: August 26, 2019

Brownwood Area Chamber of Commerce

Chamber of Commerce

The Brownwood Area Chamber of Commerce was established in 1906 and serves to improve the environment in which the commerce is conducted.

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Posted on: August 26, 2019

Visit Brownwood

Visit Brownwood Lyric Theatre Sign

A favorite Hill Country Destination; close enough to home, but far from ordinary.

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Posted on: August 26, 2019

Economic Development

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Brownwood Municipal Development District serves to promote, assist, stimulate, and enhance economic development in Brownwood.

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Posted on: October 12, 2020

Multipurpose Event Center Complex

Exterior Aerial - Event Center Project

The City of Brownwood has approved a new multipurpose event space with
indoor and outdoor components to help facilitate events and conventions that
will create a positive economic impact on the local economy, business
growth, and downtown redevelopment.

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Posted on: June 3, 2022

May 2022 Multipurpose Event Center Construction Update

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The City of Brownwood and Municipal Development District have been developing plans for a new multipurpose event center for over four years.  This project was one of the primary reasons Brownwood converted to a municipal development district in 2...

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Posted on: July 13, 2021

Multipurpose Event Center Phase I Plans Near Completion

Outdoor Stage - Large Event

Final construction plans for the Phase I of Brownwood’s new multi-purpose event center is nearing completion, and new renderings were presented to Brownwood City Council on Tuesday morning to outline some of the features of the new complex. 

The o...

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Event Center
Posted on: October 15, 2020

Ice House Demolition - Event Center Project

Ice House Demolition

The City of Brownwood has approved a new multipurpose event space with indoor and outdoor components to help facilitate events and conventions that will create a positive economic impact on the local economy, business growth, and downtown redevelopment.

Th...

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Posted on: October 13, 2020

Multipurpose Event Center Project Approved by City of Brownwood

Event Center Project

Brownwood City Council gave final approvals Tuesday to move forward with the development of a multipurpose event center in Downtown Brownwood.

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Posted on: September 25, 2019

Schematic design phase approved for redevelopment of a mixed-use community event space

Community Space Mixed Use Project

The schematic designs will be the first step in the actual project design and will give the City and BMDD an opportunity to better determine what the needs will be of each part of the project.

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Posted on: August 29, 2022

City of Brownwood Proposed FY 22/23 Budget

Budget FY 22/23

Proposed tax rate of .6864 per $100 valuation, a 6.19% reduction of the current property tax rate of .7317. Proposed tax rate is lowest rate since 1994, and third consecutive year of reduction.

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Posted on: August 4, 2022

Brownwood Firefighter Recognized for Over 22 Years of Service During Retirement Celebration

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Lieutenant Whitley was hired by the Brownwood Fire Department on April 17, 2000, giving 22 years and 4 months of dedicated service to the community.

On August 3, 2022, City officials, staff, fellow firefighters and friends and family gathered to celebrate Lieutenant Kyle Whitley with the Brownwood Fire Department for over 22 years of service. He was presented a commemorative axe featuring the departme...

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Posted on: June 22, 2022

City of Brownwood Brings Home Three TAMIO Awards for Communication Efforts

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The City of Brownwood was honored to receive three awards from the Texas Association of Municipal Officers

The City of Brownwood was recognized at the annual Texas Association of Municipal Information Officers (TAMIO) conference held in Houston earlier this month. The City of Brownwood received three prestigious awards, competing against larger cities. The TAM...

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Posted on: June 15, 2022

Sergeant Morgan is retiring after 18 years of service

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Sergeant Stephanie Morgan is retiring from the Brownwood Police Department after 18 years of distinguished service.

Sergeant Stephanie Morgan is retiring from the Brownwood Police Department after 18 years of distinguished service. Sergeant Morgan was hired as a police officer in 2004 after having served for two years as a Communications Officer. 

She was promo...

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Posted on: May 2, 2022

Dana Sons hired as new Director of Information Technology for the City of Brownwood

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Dana Sons named Director of IT

The City of Brownwood recently announced the hiring of Dana Sons as the new Director of Information Technology. With over 20 years of experience in Information Technology, Dana brings a wealth of knowledge to the position and is looking forward to serving...

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Posted on: April 22, 2022

City of Brownwood Announces Two New Retailers Coming in 2023

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The City of Brownwood recently announced two upcoming shopping additions for the area: TJ Maxx and Boot Barn

The City of Brownwood recently announced two upcoming shopping additions for the area. A TJ Maxx department store is expected to open in early 2023 in their new location in Commerce Square. The Brownwood Municipal Development District entered into an econ...

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Posted on: April 1, 2022

City of Brownwood represented at ICSC Convention

ICSC 2022

During the conference, City representatives met with developers and fostered relationships with new and existing brokers, potential retail clients, and retail industry professionals.

City of Brownwood staff attended the Innovating Commerce Serving Communities (ICSC) annual conference March 30-April 1st in Dallas to gain information regarding the most current industry issues, as well as to make crucial connections with real estate prof...

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Posted on: March 22, 2022

Brownwood City Council Approves American Rescue Local Recovery Plan

American Rescue Plan

The Local Recovery Plan was presented during the March 22nd meeting to receive Council’s approval and to notify the public of projects the City intends to spend ARPA dollars upon.

During the regularly-called Brownwood City Council Meeting on Tuesday, March 22nd, Councilmembers approved a resolution authorizing the approval of the City of Brownwood COVID-19 Pandemic Relief Recovery Plan association with the implementation of the Cit...

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Posted on: March 7, 2022

City of Brownwood Approves Construction of Multipurpose Event Center Complex

Rendering Entry Event Center

Brownwood City Council and the Brownwood Municipal Development District (BMDD) took action on Monday to approve the construction of a new multipurpose event center.

Brownwood City Council and the Brownwood Municipal Development District (BMDD) took action on Monday to approve the construction of a new multipurpose event center.  Council awarded the construction contract to Waldrop Construction for the projec...

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Posted on: December 30, 2021

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood-Brown County Health Department Update

In the last seven days (ending Dec 30th), the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 149 positive COVID-19 test results.

In the last seven days (ending Dec 30th), the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 149 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 149 positives this week, 62 were PCR, and 87 were antigen. Of the total number of cases reported this week, 41 cases...

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Posted on: June 14, 2021

Downtown Multipurpose Event Center Project

Event Center Project Newsflash

Banquet Facility, Concert Venue, Green Space, Food Trucks, Meeting Rooms, and more...

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Posted on: November 10, 2020

City of Brownwood Adopts New Municipal Logo

City of Brownwood Logo

The City of Brownwood adopted a new municipal logo during their regularly called City Council meeting on Tuesday.

The City of Brownwood adopted a new municipal logo during their regularly called City Council meeting on Tuesday. 

Previously, city staff presented conceptual logo options to the council during a workshop on May 12th, and one design was unanimousl...

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Posted on: October 13, 2020

Multipurpose Event Center Project Approved by City of Brownwood

Event Center Project

Brownwood City Council gave final approvals Tuesday to move forward with the development of a multipurpose event center in Downtown Brownwood.

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