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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Updates

15 Alerts
May 14, 2020 1:19 PM

May 14 - Emergency Housing and Living Assistance (EHLA) Program

Collin County will be offering a new program called the Emergency Housing and Living Assistance (EHLA) Program to provide assistance for Collin County residents to help with utility bills and to help prevent eviction / foreclosure.

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May 1, 2020 2:58 PM

May 1 - Drive-thru COVID-19 Testing in McKinney

What: COVID-19 drive-thru testing site opens Monday, May 4

When: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays weekly from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Where: Parking lot of the Walmart store located at 1721 N. Custer Rd.,...

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April 3, 2020 4:51 PM

April 3 - McKinney extends state of disaster through April 30

The City of McKinney extended the local state of disaster declaration related to the Coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19) until April 30 and adopted several updates to be consistent with Governor Greg Abbott’s executive order for the state of Texas. The...

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April 2, 2020 11:44 AM

April 2 - FFCRA Employee Rights

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) Employee Rights requires certain employers to provide their employees with paid sick leave and expanded family and medical leave for specified reasons related to COVID-19. These provisions will apply...

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April 2, 2020

April 2 - Housing eviction and foreclosure prevention

Borrowers must ask their lender for this relief and they have to specifically mention that the loss of income/inability to pay is COVID related.

Moratoriums on Evictions and Foreclosures

The March 18, 2020 Coronavirus...

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March 27, 2020 9:13 AM

March 27 - COVID-19 hotline established to answer resident questions

The City of McKinney established a hotline and email address for residents to contact for questions or concerns related to city business amid the novel coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19). Four city employees will staff the hotline.
• M-F, 8 a.m. - 5 p...

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March 25, 2020 6:38 PM

March 25 - Shelter in Place Ordinance

Ordinance in effect Thursday, March 26, at 12:01 a.m. until Wednesday, April 1, at 11:59 p.m.

The City of McKinney issued a shelter in place order for residents and closed nonessential businesses in an updated local state of disaster declaration for the...

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March 19, 2020 9:15 PM

March 19 - Governor Abbott declares statewide public health disaster

Today, Governor Greg Abbott announced a statewide public health disaster for the first time in more than 100 years due to COVID-19.

The disaster declaration gives the state and local officials the tools and resources they need to combat the Coronavirus...

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March 19, 2020 6:40 PM

March 19 - Trash / Recycle Services Update

Beginning Monday, March 23
In an effort to reduce the risk of solid waste worker’s exposure to COVID-19, the city’s trash and recycling vendor Waste Connections will temporarily suspend pick-up of bulky items, yard waste and Learn more

March 17, 2020 3:20 PM

March 17 - Updates to Disaster Ordinance for Restaurants

The City of McKinney today updated its Disaster Ordinance for the public health emergency related to the Coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19) in regards to restaurant services.

According to the ordinance update signed by Mayor George Fuller, beginning today...

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March 17, 2020 2:14 PM

March 17 - Call 211 for COVID-19 Info

Updated March 17, 2020
211 Texas activated a COVID-19 option within the 211 platform. 211 specialists across the state are available 24/7 to answer the most frequently asked, non-medical, questions based on material provided by DSHS and CDC. Questions 211...

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March 16, 2020 2:49 PM

March 16 - State of Disaster for Public Health Emergency Declared

Updated March 16, 2020
The City of McKinney today declared a local state of disaster for the public health emergency related to the Coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19). The City of McKinney is fully engaged and working with local and state authorities to...

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March 13, 2020 2:42 PM

March 13 - Closures

Updated March 13, 2020
We want you to know the City of McKinney is fully engaged and working with local and state authorities to guide our operations and response to the recent spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Our goal is to minimize any disruption...

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March 4, 2020 3:39 PM

March 4 - Travel & General Information

Updated March 4, 2020
Travel information
If a person has recently traveled to a country with a sustained outbreak and has developed symptoms, they should call their doctor. Traveler information including returning from travel, canceling or postponing...

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March 4, 2020 2:05 PM

March 4 - What you need to know

For the latest updates visit www.mckinneytexas.org/Coronavirus