COVID-19 Information

  1. SUCCESSFULLY TALKING WITH KIDS ABOUT CORONA VIRUS:

    Given all the discussion about Corona Virus, your children are likely to want to know more as time passes. Read on...
  2. COVERING UP: How to make and where and when to wear a cloth face mask By THOMAS PERLS

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has changed its policy and is now advising everyone, whether or not they have symptoms of COVID-19, to cover their face with a mask or cloth covering whenever social distancing is difficult to maintain. Read on...
  3. WHAT TO DO IF YOU THINK YOU HAVE THE CORONA-VIRUS

    • Presenting Symptoms – Cough, sore throat, congestion, shortness of breath and/or fever. Contact the PPGH Hotline (8 am – 8 pm) 940-328-6555 and follow the instructions provided by medical staff. Read on...
  4. COVID-19 REQUIRES URGENT COMMUNICATION WITH MINORITY POPULATION

    The rapid spread of Corona Virus-19 has drastically increased the need for clear quick business communication and, to a great extent, alternate methods such as digital communication and communication with both the deaf and primary speakers of Spanish. Read on...
  5. SPECIAL STATEMENT FROM THE CITY OF MINERAL WELLS REGARDING COVID DISASTER AND STAYING HOME

    Governor Abbott did not title his order a “shelter in place” or “stay at home” order, but he strongly advised and urged Texas residents to stay at home. Read on...
  6. LIBRARY MANAGER MESSAGE: CLOSURE OF CURBSIDE SERVICE

    Regretfully, the library can no longer perform with an abundance of caution to manage curbside service. Read on...
  7. Boyce Ditto Public Library

    The library is closed. Read on...
  8. GOV ABBOTT EXECUTIVE ORDER: ESSENTIAL BUSINESS ONLY

    All citizens of Texas including residents of Mineral Wells are now under the restrictions imposed by Governor Greg Abbott in GA-14 issued on March 31, 2020. Only the essential businesses listed in the following link are allowed. Read on...
  9. YOUR MENTAL HEALTH MATTERS

    COVID-19 affects everyone, whether it is physically or mentally. Read on...
  10. RESOURCES FOR CONSUMERS ABOUT HOW BUSINESS IS HELPING

    The following is a collection of citations of articles about how business are providing aid such as effective gap service and payment grace periods. Read on...
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Guidelines

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, local officials would like to remind you to:

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds especially after you have been in a public place.
  • Avoid touching your face.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Stay home if you’re sick. Call your doctor if you think you have been exposed to COVID-19 and develop a fever and symptoms, such as cough or difficulty breathing.
  • Cover your mouth and nose with tissue when you cough or sneeze then immediately wash your hands.
  • If you are sick, you should wear a facemask when you are around other people.
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily.
  • Avoid large events and mass gatherings of more than 50 people.

For more information regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19) please visit www.cdc.gov.