There are now five confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Rowlett, according to the City of Rowlett.
The demographic breakdown of the cases are one female in her early 30’s, one female in her late teens, one female in her early 20’s, one female in her mid-70’s and one mid-40’s male.
The City of Rowlett joins with other governmental entities in protecting the privacy and safety of households with suspected or confirmed cases of COVID-19. With federal guidance, the City’s health authority provides direction to those individuals to self-quarantine. When necessary, the City’s health authority can legally enforce directives for isolation, quarantine or conditional release, including movement restrictions, for the purpose of protecting the public’s health. Rowlett will continue to alert the public about any new cases, but will restrict information to age range and gender as it is available.