‘Road to Reopening’: A WMC town hall discussing COVID-19 and reopening the Mid-South

"Road to Reopening": A WMC town hall discussing COVID-19 and reopening the Mid-South

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - As the Mid-South prepares to come out of quarantine, WMC Action News 5 is making sure you have all the information you need to continue navigating the COVID-19 pandemic.

We gathered mayors, medical experts and those writing the rule book on how to reopen the Mid-South for a virtual town hall.

'Road to Reopening': A WMC virtual town hall discussing COVID-19 and reopening the Mid-South

Join us now for "Road to Reopening," a virtual town hall featuring city and county leaders and health experts discussing COVID-19 and how to safely reopen the Mid-South. https://bit.ly/2Se040T We'll take some viewer questions as well -- just post here and tell us from where you're watching. Watch the town hall for the answers.

Posted by WMC Action News 5 on Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Participants included Shelby County Mayor Lee Harris, Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland, West Memphis Mayor Marco McClendon, Southaven Mayor Darren Musselwhite, Clarksdale Mayor Chuck Espy, Shelby County Health Department director Alisa Haushalter, UTHSC infectious disease specialist Dr. Jon McCullers and Beverly Johnson with the Greater Memphis Chamber.

They answered our questions and yours about how to safely navigate the pandemic as the Mid-South reopens.

Watch a recording of the town hall in the player above.

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