At a press release, Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox announces a curfew order affecting 100,000 city residents.

The curfew in effect from 10 pm to 5 am with exceptions forthcoming. The curfew order starts Friday, March 27th and continues through Friday, April 3rd.

“Every single day we will be evaluating the effectiveness of the curfew,” said Maddox. “[The order’s] goal is to reduce social gathering — especially among young people — in our community.”