DECATUR, Ala. (WAFF) - Decatur Mayor Tab Bowling has tested positive for COVID-19 Friday, after experiencing mild symptoms.
The mayor released a statement, saying quote “I am receiving excellent care and feeling somewhat better.” He says his primary physician has scheduled for him to receive a monoclonal infusion on Monday morning. Bowling went on to say quote “Please know that COVID-19 is very real. I pray that you stay well and safe.”
Mayor Bowling is currently receiving treatment at his residence, where he will continue to work and focus on making a full recovery.
In the interim, Council President Jacob Ladner will represent the City of Decatur in press conferences and municipal updates.