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News and events in and around San Antonio, as well as Bexar, Comal, Kendall, Guadalupe, Wilson, Atascosa and Medina counties.

Wurzbach Parkway will close in both directions during weekends until construction for a land bridge is complete.
San Antonio Public Works Department

Both directions of Wurzbach Parkway will close to traffic on weekends for construction of the Robert L.B. Tobin Land Bridge at Hardberger Park.

A sign directing people to testing at the Freeman Coliseum.
Bonnie Petrie | Texas Public Radio

More drive-thru COVID-19 testing locations have opened throughout the area. City officials say the new test sites provide more accessible testing in underserved and minority communities.

Many restaurants are maintaining their businesses by offering take out and curbside service, like P.F. Chang's in the Quarry.
Kathleen Creedon | Texas Public Radio

The San Antonio City Council approved to give $25 million to residents in need on Thursday, April 23.
Joey Palacios | Texas Public Radio

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The San Antonio City Council has approved creating a $25 million  COVID-19 emergency housing assistance during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Medical workers wearing protective masks and suits treat patients at the pulmonology unit at the hospital in Vannes where patients suffering from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) are treated.
Stephane Mahe | Reuters

The order also asks that, if citizens are to leave the house, that they be safe.
Kathleen Creedon | Texas Public Radio

A bed in the emergency room at University Hospital in San Antonio.
Eileen Pace | TPR News

The AT&T Center in San Antonio.
Kathleen Creedon |Texas Public Radio

A man takes pictures as he wears a protective face mask at Times Square following the outbreak of COVID-19, in the Manhattan borough of New York City.
Carlos Allegri | Reuters