2 Additional Employees Test Positive for COVID-19

WHAT: 2 additional BPUB employee tested positive for COVID-19.
WHEN: Positive test confirmed Sept. 11

Several actions have already been taken as a precautionary measure, including:
• Disinfecting and sanitizing of the employees’ work areas
• Disinfecting and sanitizing of common areas
• Working with city and county health officials
BPUB will continue to follow CDC guidelines for workplace safety, require employees to use facial
coverings, promote good hygiene practices and share health, safety and travel guidelines with all

BPUB wants to reassure customers that there is still staff on hand for ongoing electric, water and
wastewater operations and customer service inquiries. Many departments are working from remote
locations until the pandemic eases. BPUB offices have been closed to visitors and customers since
March 17.

BPUB is encouraging the community to practice social distancing by making account inquiries or
paying bills online or by phone to help flatten the curve of COVID-19. For questions about BPUB’s
efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic, visit the BPUB website at www.brownsville- or call
(956) 983-6121.