FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Fort Worth District 4 City Council Member Cary Moon tested positive for COVID-19 on Thursday.
Moon, 50, told CBS 11, “I began with a slight fever on Wednesday. We are sharing the diagnosis publicly as a reminder to all to take necessary precautions. Mask-up,” he said.READ MORE: Buyers Taking Big Risks To Win In DFW Housing Market
Moon said he doesn’t know how he contracted the virus, but he was with a crowd recently.
Tarrant County announced a county-wide mandatory mask policy inside businesses beginning Friday at 6:00 p.m.READ MORE: Johnson & Johnson Single-Dose COVID-19 Vaccine Arrives In Dallas, Arlington Tuesday
The purpose is to reduce the chance of hospitals surging over capacity should the number of COVID-19 cases continue to spike.
Moon was elected to the Fort Worth City Council in May 2015.
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