MEDIA ADVISORY: Governor's North Carolina COVID-19 Task Force Holds Meeting

RALEIGH

Governor Roy Cooper's Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Task Force is meeting Thursday to continue response efforts to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in North Carolina.

Governor Cooper on Tuesday announced a State of Emergency to strengthen North Carolina’s response to COVID-19. NCDHHS also issued recommendations to prevent the spread of the virus. 

The task force meeting is intended to foster collaboration and communication across state agencies and further planning to respond to current and future scenarios for COVID-19.

 

What:  Governor's COVID-19 Task Force Meeting

Who:  Governor Roy Cooper and members of the North Carolina COVID-19 Task Force

When: Thursday, March 12, 2020; 9–11 a.m.

Where: State Emergency Operations Center
Situation Room
1636 Gold Star Drive
Raleigh, NC

Media: This event is open to the media. Live stream at www.ncdps.gov/COVID19update.

Task Force Meeting Agenda

Welcome and Introductions……………………Emergency Management Director Mike Sprayberry
Governor’s Comments…………………………Governor Roy Cooper
COVID-19 Situation & Planning Brief………...State Health Director Dr. Elizabeth Tilson & Director Sprayberry
Governor’s Questions………………………….Governor Cooper
Updates & Questions…………………………..Task Force Members
Assignments to Task Force Members………..Dr. Tilson & Director Sprayberry
Adjourn…………………………………………..Director Sprayberry

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