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Posted on: May 29, 2020

May 29, 2020 - Media Briefing today at 11:45 a.m. at Public Safety Center


The Springfield-Greene County Health Department will host an in-person media briefing today at 11:45 a.m. in the Training Room of the Public Safety Center, 330 W. Scott.

We ask that members of the media—one per outlet—arrive 10-15 minutes early for a health screening, and practice physical distancing while in the briefing.

Today’s briefing will include an update on our latest case count and new potential public exposures.

Media can utilize footage from a pool camera but will be spaced to maintain physical distancing. Reporters and the public can continue to tune in to the livestream on the City’s and Health Department’s Facebook pages or at?

For reporters who will not appear in person, questions can be directed via text message to Cora Scott at 417-380-3352.

Members of the public with questions are asked to utilize the contact options below.

For more information about COVID-19, visit our website at, email, or call 417-874-1211.


For media requests, contact Kathryn Wall by phone at 417-840-9768 or email at

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