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Recent COVID-19 Updates

City of Pflugerville closes Lake Pflugerville

Post Date:06/26/2020 11:47 AM

Update 6/30: Effective immediately, the City of Pflugerville is extending the closure of Lake Pflugerville Park to include the trail and all parking areas until further notice.

In response to Governor Abbott’s Executive Order GA-28 to contain the spread of COVID-19, the City of Pflugerville is closing all amenities at Lake Pflugerville Park with the exception of the trail and parking on the south and west sides beginning at noon today, June 26. This closure includes the north parking lot, open spaces, playscape, Pflug Fun kayak rentals, boat ramp, fishing piers, pavilion and beach at Lake Pflugerville. Parking is for trail use only, and fishing and boat access will not be allowed from the bank.

When using the trail, please continue to practice social distancing and properly dispose of all trash. Portable restrooms and hand sanitizing stations will continue to be available.

For more information on the City of Pflugerville’s facilities and services, and links to the latest Travis County and State of Texas Executive Orders, visit pflugervilletx.gov/reopen.

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Tracking cases in our area

How many COVID-19 cases are there in Pflugerville? In Texas?

The City receives information from Austin Public Health on COVID-19 cases. The Travis County COVID-19 Dashboard shows number of cases in the 78660 zip code, but does not list if those cases are Pflugerville residents. The DSHS Dashboard shows the number of cases in the State of Texas and can be accessed online here.


Where can I find COVID-19 testing information?

Austin Urgent Care
15100 FM 1825 is providing COVID-19 testing 7 days a week from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. For more information contact Austin Urgent Care at 512-334-6707.
SignatureCare Emergency Center 

21315 TX-130, Building 4 is providing COVID-19 testing (including rapid 15-minute Antigen Test, Molecular (PCR) Test, and Antibody Test) 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. For more information visit SignatureCare's website here.

Additional Information

The Austin Public Health testing enrollment form is online at austintexas.gov/covid19

Please note: CommUnity Care Center in Pflugerville is no longer providing drive thru COVID-19 testing due to capacity limitations. For more information visit CommUnityCare's website here


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Small Business Grants
For Business in Travis County & Outside Austin City Limits

Help is here for Travis County businesses who have been affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Travis County Thrive is offering grants of up to $40,000 for qualifying small businesses. Pre-application process is open now through July 10th.  

Eligible businesses must be located within Travis County, but outside of the City of Austin. Visit www.traviscountythrive.com or call 512-512-994 (ext. 2280) to take the first step by completing the pre-eligibility questionnaire. 

Pflugerville Pfund
The Chamber of Commerce Pflugerville Pfund is set up to help local businesses with financial assistance grants due to COVID-19. Find more information about this fund by visiting pfchamber.com/pflugerville-pfund.


Tips to reduce spread of COVID-19

Flyer to prevent disease
  • Wear a mask. Be sure it completely covers your nose and mouth and fits securely.
  • Wash hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water are unavailable, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer
  • Cover your cough by coughing or sneezing into your elbow
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Stay home if you develop flu-like symptoms or sickness
  • Clean and disinfect frequently-touched surfaces.
  • Practice social distancing
Why physical distancing is important

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), social distancing is the practice of keeping a distance from other people to help reduce the spread of the virus in community settings. Because COVID-19 is most commonly spread through the air by coughing or sneezing, close personal contact by touch, or touching an object or surface with the virus on it, minimizing contact with other individuals is an important step in reducing the risk of disease transmission.

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