Sterlington cancels town council meeting to prevent spread of coronavirus

Town of Sterlington Source: (KNOE)

STERLINGTON, La. (KNOE) - The Town of Sterlington has canceled their town council meeting originally scheduled for tonight [March 24] in an effort to combat the spread of coronavirus.

Mayor Caesar Velasquez addressed the closure in an email Tuesday.
Additionally, he said that the town hall would be closed for the next 15 days until April 8.

At this time all personnel are well and we are just taking precautions to avoid spreading the virus. Utility services covered by the town will continue to be monitored and any emergencies taken care of. I ask all citizens to be safe and take the precautions put out by the by the President, the Governor and state health officials.