March 24, 2020 4:17 PM
Mayor's Health Press Release 3-16-20
STATEMENT FROM THE OFFICE OF THE MAYOR
NATCHEZ, Mississippi - Natchez Mayor Darryl Grennell is in self- quarantine because he tested positive for the flu on Monday, March 16, 2020.
Mayor Grennell developed flu-like symptoms following recent travel to Washington, D.C. and New Orleans, LA., areas that have subsequently become high risk centers for coronavirus.
Because of his recent travel and his symptoms, Mayor Grennell was also tested for COVID-19. He reports that his COVID-19 test results will be available within four days.
The Mayor is resting at home and able to conduct business as usual online and by phone.
The Mayor urges all Natchezians to abide by the new guidelines that were issued today by President Trump, and which Mayor Grennell reiterated in an official statement to the press earlier today.