Beaufort City Council to consider shelter-in-place during emergency meeting

Beaufort City Council to consider shelter-in-place during emergency meeting
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BEAUFORT, S.C. (WCSC) - Beaufort City Council will hold a Special Emergency Council Meeting on Monday to discuss coronavirus concerns.

The council will consider an emergency ordinance directing residents within the city to shelter in place during the City’s COVID-19 Emergency Declaration.

Council members will participate in the meeting via the Zoom web-conferencing app at 12:00 p.m. on Monday.

The meeting will be streamed live on the City’s Facebook page and public comment can be made on Facebook.

If passed, the shelter-in-place would take effect at 1 a.m. on Tuesday, April 7.

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