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37 Alerts
November 12, 2020 8:46 AM

11-9-2020 Extension of State of Emergency

Extension of the State of Emergency, dated November 9, 2020, in response to the Coronavirus Pandemic

November 12, 2020 8:44 AM

11-9-2020 Seventh Supplemental Order for COVID-19

Supplemental Order, November 9, 2020, in response to the Coronavirus Pandemic

October 14, 2020 12:55 PM

October 13, 2020 Face Covering Resolution

October 13, 2020 Face Covering Resolution changing minimum age to ten years of age

October 14, 2020 12:53 PM

October 13, 2020 COVID Face Covering Order

October 13, 2020 COVID Face Covering Order changing minimum age to ten years of age

September 16, 2020 8:15 AM

Sept 14th 2020 Resolution for Fifth Supplemental Order for COVID-19

Sept 14th 2020 City Resolution extending and Amending the State of Emergency for the Coronavirus Pandemic.

September 15, 2020 11:16 AM

Fifth Supplemental Order of Red Oak - COVID-19

Supplement to previous orders of the City of Red Oak pertaining to COVID-19: the Health and Safety Protocols including face coverings, social distancing, and hygiene.

August 22, 2020 10:57 AM

August 10 2020 - Extension of State of Emergency

August 10 2020 - Extension of State of Emergency

July 14, 2020 10:27 AM

July 14 Supplemental Order, Extension for Face Coverings

Continuance of Disaster in the City of Red Oak, extending the order for face coverings.

July 7, 2020 7:27 AM

July 6 - Supplemental Order

Orders for: Business Health and Safety, Face Covering, Outdoor Gathering

July 3, 2020 8:02 PM

Gatherings of 10 or more

Citizens please understand that if you live within the City Limits of Red Oak you must seek approval from Mayor Stanfill to have a gathering of more than 10 people from outside of your immediate family. The Judge of Ellis Co. does not have the authority...

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June 26, 2020 6:40 PM

6-26-2020 Face Mask Supplemental Order of the Mayor

Face coverings required at all businesses to fight COVID-19

June 10, 2020 9:36 AM

June 8 2020 - Mayor's Amendment and Extension of Declaration of Disaster

June 8 2020 - Mayor's Amendment and Extension of Declaration of Disaster

May 12, 2020 3:45 PM

May 12 2020 - Mayor's Extended State of Emergency Resolution


April 29, 2020 1:34 PM

Mayor's Announcement - April 29, 2020

Governor Abbott's executive orders go into effect Friday at 12:01 am. At that time his orders will supersede any of the City of Red Oak's orders that may be more restrictive to any essential or reopened service...

April 27, 2020 3:50 PM

Minimum Standard Health Protocols for COVID-19

In accordance with Governor Abbott’s executive order GA-18, the following are the minimum recommended health protocols for all individuals in Texas.

April 17, 2020 4:13 PM

Guidelines for Re-Opened Businesses

COVID-19: Guidance for Employers, Employees, and Customers of Reopened Retail Services

April 17, 2020 11:20 AM

Amended City Ordinance - April 17, 2020 - Added wearing of masks

Amended City of Red Oak Shelter in Place to now include wearing of face masks.

April 2, 2020 12:08 PM

CARES Act and Paycheck Protection

The CARES Act was passed by Congress on March 27, 2020. The programs and initiatives in the Act are intended to assist business owners and nonprofits with current needs due to the COVID-19 crisis.

April 1, 2020 10:37 AM

CDW COVID-19 Recommendations

CDW Requirements for trash pickup

April 1, 2020 9:13 AM

Be Aware of These Scams During COVID-19

Top scams targeting people during the COVID-19 crisis

April 1, 2020 9:11 AM

Comfort Food Care Packages

Governor Abbott Announces Comfort Food Care Packages For Texas Youth And Families

April 1, 2020 8:01 AM

Governor issues Executive Order; Essential Services Implemented

Governor Abbott Issues Executive Order, Implements Statewide Essential Services And Activities Protocols

March 29, 2020 3:52 PM

DO NOT TAKE non-pharmaceutical chloroquine phosphate

DO NOT TAKE non-pharmaceutical chloroquine phosphate

March 28, 2020 11:22 AM

Apple Announces COVID-19 Screening Tool

Apple Announces COVID-19 Screening Tool in Partnership with the White House and Administration
As a direct result of President Donald J. Trump’s all-of-America campaign to combat COVID-19, Apple Inc. has partnered with the White House, the Department of...

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March 27, 2020 8:51 AM

FAQs about Sheltering in Place and Essential Jobs

Facts about that is an essential job and details about the Shelter in Place order

March 25, 2020 1:02 PM

COVID-19 Mental Health Support Line

Mental Health Support Phone Line to help during the COVID-19 emergency

March 25, 2020 1:00 PM

Senior Citizen Meal Assistance

Senior Citizen Meal Assistance

March 25, 2020 10:58 AM

City Amended Order - Shelter in Place

Amended order of the City of Red Oak to now include Shelter in Place

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April 21, 2020 6:44 PM

Extended date for covering of Nose and Mouth until May 11, 2020

March 24, 2020 11:50 AM

Social Distancing

How does Social Distancing help slow the spread of COVID-19?

March 24, 2020 11:49 AM

COVID-Testing Information

DSHS testing Overview

March 24, 2020 7:33 AM

Ellis County and State of Texas Confirmed Cases Maps

COVID-19 map of confirmed cases in Ellis County provided by the City of Waxahachie, and a State of Texas confirmed cases map provided by DSHS.

March 21, 2020 6:11 PM

SBA Loan Application Now Available

Governor Abbott announced that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has now granted Texas’ Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) assistance declaration

March 20, 2020 4:33 PM

Coronavirus Updated Declaration

Updated, extended Mayoral Declaration of Disaster

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March 25, 2020 10:56 AM

Amended March 25, 2020

March 17, 2020 4:13 PM

County Judge's Orders

Orders of the County Judge in response to COVID-19

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March 25, 2020 11:02 AM

Updated County Order - Shelter In Place

March 17, 2020 4:12 PM

Ellis County Disaster Declaration

Ellis County Disaster Declaration for COVID-19

March 14, 2020 12:05 AM

Local Declaration of Disaster

The City of Red Oak has declared a local disaster in response to the COVID-19 disease.

March 13, 2020 8:12 AM

Coronavirus - How you can help

The City of Red Oak is concerned for the health and welfare of its citizens. The Mayor and City Council urge all residents to practice more diligent hygiene and not to congregate in high numbers. Please check on your elderly neighbors and do whatever is...

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Latest Update:

March 25, 2020 4:13 PM

Added graphic on how you can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.