With COVID-19 cases rising dramatically in Liberty County, the City of Liberty is assigning civilian employees to split shifts. Liberty City Manager Tom Warner stresses the split shifts are for civilian employees only and do not affect the Police and Fire Departments. The Liberty City Manager, said on the Party Line program on Monday, split shifts help prevent entire departments from closing because one employee tests positive for COVID-19. Again, in response to the surge of COVID-19 cases in Liberty County, The City of Liberty civilian employees are working split shifts. If someone needs to conduct business with the city, they should still call City Hall at (936) 336-3684.