COVID-19 Public Health Emergency Declaration
Town of Dish
The Mayor of the Town of Dish, Texas, has declared a local state of disaster for public health emergency, pursuant to section 418.108(a) of the Texas Government Code.
The Town Council passed Resolution 20-04 extending the local state of disaster for public health emergency until April 1, 2020.
Denton County Judge Andy Eads issued the first Executive Order on March 13, 2020, due to a novel coronavirus now designated SARS-CoV2 which causes the disease COVID-19.
County Commissioners issued a renewal as a Disaster Declaration on March 17, 2020 in Court Order 20-020, the first amendment was issued by County Judge through Executive Order on March 18, 2020, and a second amendment was issued by County Judge through Executive Order on March 22, 2020.
The March 22, 2020, Executive Order of County Judge Andy Eads is AMENDED with Executive Order AE-20-03-24, Effective at 11:59 p.m. on March 25, 2020.
This Order requires all individuals in Denton County to STAY AT HOME — except for specific essential activities and work to provide essential business and government services or perform essential public infrastructure construction, including housing.
The Town of Dish strongly urges our citizens to follow the declaration orders set forth by Judge Eads.
For more information or updates, please visit https://dentoncounty.gov/