Pandemic Anniversary Memorial and Commemoration Ceremony

Media Advisory

City of Corpus Christi seal, Public Health logo and County of Nueces seal

When:  Saturday, March 13, at 11:15 a.m.

Where: Richard M. Borchard Regional Fairgrounds

             1213 Terry Shamsie Boulevard, Robstown, Texas

             Ballroom B

             *Media parking at Outlet Mall parking lot

Who:    Mayor Paulette M. Guajardo

             Nueces County Judge Barbara Canales

             Annette Rodriguez, Public Health Director

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – An event will take place to commemorate the one-year anniversary of the declaration of a state of disaster in Texas and a public health emergency in Nueces County due to the coronavirus pandemic.

The gathering will feature brief remarks and a wreath-laying ceremony. Speakers will include Mayor Paulette M. Guajardo, Nueces County Judge Barbara Canales and Public Health Director Annette Rodriguez.

The city is requesting only one media representative from each outlet.

For more information, media representatives can contact Communications Director DeAnna McQueen at 361-826-2940 or by email at