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Posted on: September 3, 2021

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update:In the last seven days, the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 344 positive COVID-19 test results, resulting in a record high number of positive cases recorded since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. Of the 344 ...

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Posted on: August 27, 2021

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update:In the last seven days, the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 319 positive COVID-19 test results. This is the highest weekly total on record for Brown County. The previous high total was the week ending 1/8/2021 with...

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Posted on: August 20, 2021

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update:The Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 186 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 186 positives, 89 were PCR, and 97 were antigen.  There are 13 people currently hospitalized in Brown County for COVID-19. Six new deat...

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Posted on: August 13, 2021

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update:The Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 169 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 169 positives, 72 were PCR, and 97 were antigen.  There are 14 people currently hospitalized in Brown County for COVID-19. One new deat...

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Posted on: August 6, 2021

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update:The Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 184 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 184 positives, 74 were PCR, and 110 were antigen.  There are 17 people currently hospitalized in Brown County for COVID-19. One new dea...

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Posted on: July 30, 2021

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update:The Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 128 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 128 positives, 81 were PCR, and 47 were antigen.  There are 11 people currently hospitalized in Brown County for COVID-19. No new death...

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Posted on: July 23, 2021

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update:The Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 107 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 107 positives, 54 were PCR, and 53 were antigen.  There are four people currently hospitalized in Brown County for COVID-19. Two new de...

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Posted on: July 16, 2021

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update:The Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 37 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 37 positives, 23 were PCR, and 14 were antigen.  There is one currently hospitalized in Brown County for COVID-19. No new deaths have be...

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Posted on: July 9, 2021

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update:The Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 16 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 16 positives, 13 were PCR, and 3 were antigen.  There are none currently hospitalized in Brown County for COVID-19. No new deaths have b...

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Posted on: July 2, 2021

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update:The Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 9 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 6 positives, 6 were PCR, and 3 were antigen. Two people are currently hospitalized in Brown County for COVID-19. No new deaths have been reported....

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Posted on: July 1, 2021

COVID vaccines for ages 12 and up available August 3rd

vaccine clinics

The Brownwood-Brown County Health Department will host a COVID-19 vaccination clinic for ages 12 years old and older on August 3rd, from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Depot Civic Center, 600 E. Depot Street, in Brownwood. Please call 325-646-0554 to make an appointm...

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Posted on: June 25, 2021

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update:The Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 6 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 6 positives, 6 were PCR, and 0 were antigen. One person is currently hospitalized in Brown County for COVID-19. One new death has been reported, a...

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Posted on: June 18, 2021

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

Weekly Update:The Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 27 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 27 positives, 14 were PCR, and 13 were antigen. None are currently hospitalized in Brown County for COVID-19. One new death has been reported, a ...

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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: April 27, 2020

Hendrick takes steps to expand access to local, mission-driven healthcare

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Hendrick Health System has signed agreements to purchase Abilene Regional Medical Center (Abilene Regional) and Brownwood Regional Medical Center (Brownwood Regional) from affiliates of Community Health Systems, Inc. (CHS). The organizations anticipate fi...

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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: 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: September 14, 2021

City of Brownwood Seeking Bids on Phase I of Event Center Project

Facebook Post Event Center Bids

Brownwood City Council authorized seeking bids for Phase I of the City's new multipurpose event center project.

Brownwood City Council authorized seeking bids for Phase I of the City's new multipurpose event center project on Tuesday.  Final construction plans for the project were presented to Council in August.   

The proposed mu...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Local Girl Scout Partners with City to Establish More Trash Cans Along Walking Trail

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“I hope the trash can project will help people realize it’s harmful to the beautiful park for trash to be laying around,” Karissa said. “Hopefully now more people will come out and use the park.”

Brownwood City Council members thanked 11-year-old Girl Scout Karissa Raines for her service to the community during their regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, September 14th. Karissa gave a presentation during the meeting explaining her project to hav...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Western Bank Donates Acreages to City of Brownwood to Assist with Future Development Needs

Western Bank presentation 2021

Western Bank recently donated 6.06 acres, valued at $170,000, located near Riverside Park in Brownwood for the City’s future development needs.

Western Bank recently donated 6.06 acres, valued at $170,000, located near Riverside Park in Brownwood for the City’s future development needs. The acreage is located adjacent to property currently owned by the City of Brownwood. A Phase I Envir...

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics for September

Health Dept Clinics

The Brownwood-Brown County Health Department has scheduled several COVID-19 vaccination clinics throughout the month of September. There is no fee to receive a COVID-19 vaccination. Walk-ins will be welcome at the scheduled clinics during September. Both ...

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Posted on: August 26, 2021

FY 21/22 Budget

FY 21/22 Budget

The total tax rate is proposed at $0.7317, a reduction of 1.76% from the previous year’s rate of $0.7448. This is the second consecutive year for the City of Brownwood to lower the tax rate.

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Posted on: June 14, 2021

Downtown Multipurpose Event Center Project

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

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

City of Brownwood Announces Promotions

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Key leadership appointments announced during City Council meeting

Brownwood City Council members approved two recommended appointments to leadership positions during their regularly held Council meeting on Tuesday, June 8, 2021. Brownwood City Manager Emily Crawford presented her recommendations for appointing Marshal M...

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Posted on: February 5, 2021

State of the City: Video Series

Mayor Stephen  Haynes - State of City Video Series

Brownwood Mayor Stephen Haynes will give his annual State of the City address in a multi-part online video series

Brownwood Mayor Stephen Haynes will give his annual State of the City address in a multi-part online video series with the first episode to be published Monday, February 8th, at 11 a.m. The video will be available for viewing at brownwoodtexas.gov/SOTC&am...

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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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