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March 12, 2020 12:19 PM

Fort Bend & Harris Counties Extends Stay Home Orders Through April 30

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, Fort Bend County Judge KP George issued a “Declaration of Local Disaster for Public Health Emergency” on Thursday, March 12. The “state of disaster for public health emergency” is in effect for a “period of not more than seven days unless continued or renewed by the Commissioners Court of Fort Bend County.” This declaration activates the Fort Bend County emergency management plan. Symptoms of COVID-19 include fever, coughing and shortness of breath and, in some cases, the virus has caused death.

Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo also signed a declaration of local disaster for public health emergency on Wednesday, March 11.

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April 2, 2020 11:28 AM

Fort Bend County also extends its Stay Home, Save Lives order through April 30.

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April 1, 2020 8:49 AM

Harris County extends its Stay Home, Work Safe order until Thursday, April 30.

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March 30, 2020 5:16 PM

Missouri City officials and staff are continuing to work closely with local, state and federal experts to implement proactive measures that will ensure the safety of citizens and stakeholders. To further assist all MCTX constituencies during this public health crisis, click the link below to read some frequently asked questions and associated responses:

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