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Posted on: December 7, 2020

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Posted on: January 13, 2021

COVID-19 VACCINATION EDUCATION RESOURCES

COVID-19 VACCINATION EDUCATION RESOURCES

COVID-19 VACCINATION EDUCATION RESOURCES:  IS THE COVID-19 VACCINE SAFE?  

  • How did the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) come to recommend the Pfizer and Moderna vaccinations?

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Posted on: December 7, 2020

DSHS Letter to Palo Pinto County Judge - GA-32 - 50 percent occupancy in businesses

DSHS Letter to Palo Pinto County Judge - GA-32 - 50 percent occupancy in businesses

DSHS Letter To Palo Pinto Judge

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Posted on: October 26, 2020

STATE OF TEXAS EVICTION DIVERSION PROGRAM

STATE OF TEXAS EVICTION DIVERSION PROGRAM

STATE OF TEXAS EVICTION DIVERSION

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The Texas Eviction Diversion Program (TEDP) helps Texas tenants stay in their homes and provides landlords an alternative to eviction. The TEDP may provide up to six months of rental assistance for eligible tenants ...

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Posted on: June 5, 2020

Governor Abbott's Executive Order, GA 26 issued on June 3, 2020

Executive Order No. GA-26 relating to the expanded opening of Texas in response to the COVID-19 disaster.

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Greg Abbott, Governor of Texas, by virtue of the power and authority vested in me by the Constitution and laws of the State of Texas, and in accordance with guidance from DSHS Commissioner Dr. Hellerstedt and other medical advisors, the...

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Posted on: May 20, 2020

Governor Abbott's Executive Order, GA 23 issued on May 18, 2020

This new order allows Mineral Wells to continue the reopening of businesses, recreational facilities and activities in the city.

The businesses and activities listed in GA 23 to be at 25% capacity are now allowed to be at 50% in Mineral Wells due to the small number of present case’s within Palo Pinto County.  For clarification and more information, please visit ...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

A SIMPLE VISUAL GUIDE TO MASTERING COVID GUIDELINES FOR REOPENING TEXAS

The following is a guide created by Dallas County to help create better context about connecting with the world while we navigate health hazards with our unique circumstances.

We suggest the use of a mask while interacting with public venues in all cases.  This table will help you understand caution levels and how to make the best choices for your personal circumstances based on age, health and environmental risk.&...

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Posted on: May 6, 2020

What has Governor Abbott said with regard to re-opening the Texas economy?

At a press conference on April 27, the governor announced that he will allow his existing order GA-16 to expire on April 30.

He plans to “set a new course,” based on “data and doctors,” that will allow as many businesses to re-open as possible so long as we can contain the spread. To that end, he issued three new executive orders:

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Posted on: May 4, 2020

REOPENING STATUS OF CITY DEPARTMENTS

As the city continues to review and look for ways we can provide public assistance return to fuller operations, we will let you know as departments fully reopen for business. We will update this page as departments reopen.

ACTIVITY CENTER-CLOSED

CITY ANNEX-OPEN

CITY HALL-OPEN

GYM-CLOSED

LIBRARY-CLOSED

PUBLIC WORKS-CLOSED

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Posted on: May 4, 2020

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE TIPS

Although this list isn't comprehensive, we will continue to update this list with resources as they become available.

I am financially affected by COVID:  What can I do?

The IRS  has rolled out their economic stimulus payment requirements.  The following resources explain guidelines and how to get into the portal for payment.

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Posted on: April 27, 2020

Governor Abbott Issues Three New Executive Orders

The Governor of the State of Texas, Greg Abbott has issued Executive Orders No. GA-18, GA-19, and GA-20 relating to the safe, strategic plan to Open Texas in response to the COVID- 19 disaster.

Executive Order No. GA-18 relating to the expanded reopening of services as part of the safe, strategic plan to Open Texas in response to the COVID- 19 disaster. Download

Executive Order No. GA-19 relating to hospital capacity during the COVID-19 disaster....

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Posted on: April 29, 2020

Minimum Recommended Health Protocols for Reopening

Minimum Recommended Health Protocols for Reopening

In accordance with Governor Abbott’s Executive Order GA-18, the following are the minimum recommended health protocols for Texas as outlined in the report.

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

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.

  • If testing is required go to the location assigned and then self-isolate.
  • Once available the lab will provide the positive or negative result to the patient.
  • If the result of the test is positive, state and local health authorities (Epidemiologist) will fol...
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Posted on: May 4, 2020

Cloth Mask Guidelines

Cloth Mask Guidelines

Cloth Maks Guidelines

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

Ordinance Amending Ordinance 2020-03

An Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Mineral Wells, Texas Amending Ordinance No. 2020-03 Consenting to the Extension of the Declaration of Local Disaster.

ORDINANCE No. 2020-05

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MINERAL WELLS, TEXAS, AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 2020-03 CONSENTING TO THE EXTENSION OF THE DECLARATION OF LOCAL DISASTER EXECUTED BY MAYOR TAMMY UNDERWOOD ON MARCH 19, 2020 UNTIL THE DECLAR...

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Posted on: April 7, 2020

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.

The following is a list of recommended resources which explain Corona Virus and how to model good behavior while providing enough information so as not to increase anxiety about the situation.

Talking to Children: From Harvard Health:  

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

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.

We are now reliant on more audio and written devices in communication.  This virus has also increased the urgency to communicate effectively with those speaking other languages and communicate with those who have disabilities.  The follo...

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

YOUR MENTAL HEALTH MATTERS

COVID-19 affects everyone, whether it is physically or mentally.

Taking steps to ensure that you and your loved ones are mentally healthy during this time is just as important as the precautions that should be taken seriously to ensure your physical health as well. 

CDC.gov - Stress and Coping

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT LIFE DURING CORONA VIRUS:

Get unbiased advice and fact-only research with key resources. Obtaining the right information during a crisis is crucial. The following resources will help alleviate anxiety and fear:

One of the keys to surviving community crisis disaster is recognizing and using your friends and neighborhood network.  Remember, all those planning for family crisis rely on a friend/family/neighbor network as well.  

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

TRASH AND RECYCLE RESTRICTIONS

Beginning Mon, Mar 30, Waste Connections, the City’s waste service provider, will temporarily limit residential trash and recycling.

Items should be securely bagged or within container carts and no residential bulk and brush collection services.  

Currently they are requiring all residential trash be bagged and tied, and limiting residential bulky waste collection to 2 cubic ya...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Proclamation Declaring a Local State of Disaster

A local state of disaster for public health emergency is hereby declared for the City of Mineral Wells, a Texas home rule municipal corporation, pursuant to Section 418.108(a) of the Texas Government Code.

A video recording of the proclamation is available courtesy of the Mineral Wells Index.

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Citation and Water Bill Payments

In an effort to protect the health and safety of our citizens and employees, effective March 18, 2020, the City of Mineral Wells will temporarily absorb the 4% transaction fee for all credit card transactions.

The purpose is to promote electronic transactions and facilitate social distancing during this national coronavirus emergency.

  • We ask that citizens utilize credit cards, debit cards, bank drafts or online payments to avoid in-person transactions at City Ha...
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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Court Hearings Postponed

All scheduled Municipal Court hearings are postponed until further notice of the court. The Court window will continue to be open during business hours. Please pay online or using the dropbox when possible. For questions, please call (940) 328-7733.

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

Waste Management

Delayed trash service.

As you all are aware the snow and ice is not melting in many areas as the temperatures are not rising high enough.  Waste Connections will suspend all residential trash service until Monday at which point they will resume normal service. The volu...

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

Electricity Outages

Electricity Outages

If your immediate neighbors have power, but you do not, please contact Chief Pool with your name and address:

mpool@mineralwellstx.gov

*We will send this to our local Oncor representative. 

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

Update on Water

Update on Water

As of this morning we are still experiencing low water storage tank levels, this results in low water pressure that we are all currently struggling with. If you live at a high elevation, then your pressure will be significantly less than those that live a...
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Posted on: February 18, 2021

Water Distribution at the Center of Life

Water Distribution

The City will be passing out bottled water at the Center of Life today, 2/18/21 at 10:30 am.

Center of Life:

200 SW 5th St, 

Mineral Wells, TX 76067

 

There is a limit of 2 cases per car.

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

Water Boil Notice

Water Boil Notice

Water Boil Notice

City of Mineral Wells Public Water System Boil Water NoticeFebruary 16, 2021Boil Water Notice for Community Public Water SystemsFebruary 16, 2021Due to reduced distribution system pressure, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality ha...

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Posted on: January 26, 2021

Drive Thru Payment Dropbox

NEW! For your convenience, we now have a DRIVE THRU PAYMENT DROP BOX located at the corner of SW 1st Avenue and SW 2nd Street, just south of City Hall.

Payments dropped after 4:30 p.m. will be processed on the next business day. Do not drop cash payments. Checks and money orders only please.

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Posted on: January 20, 2020

City Boards and Commissions

The City of Mineral Wells is accepting applications for various positions on City Boards and Commissions. Terms will begin April 1, 2021. If you have considered serving in a volunteer position, please submit your application to the City Clerk.

Applications may be found here. Applications may also be picked up in the City Clerk’s Office, 115 S.W. 1st Street, Mineral Wells, TX 76067. Applications are considered active for one year.

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

NCTCOG Transportation Update

Changes Made to 2021-2024 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) and the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) Requiring Regional Transportation Council Approval.

January Public Input

January Online Input OpportunityJanuary 11, 2021 - February 9, 2021Flyer | Volante publicitarioSUBMIT COMMENT/QUESTIONEmail: transinfo@nctcog.orgFax: (817) 640-3028Phone: (817) 695-9240Mail: P.O. Box...

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

The City of Mineral Wells is accepting Non-Profit Funding Applications for FY 2021/2022 funding.

The City of Mineral Wells is accepting Non-Profit Funding Applications for FY 2021/2022 funding.

The City of Mineral Wells is accepting applications to provide funds for local non-profit organizations for the 2021/2022 fiscal year. To qualify for funding, the entity must be a non-profit organization, or equivalent, and must provide services within th...

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Posted on: September 16, 2020

Fall Clean Up Day

The City of Mineral Wells and Palo Pinto County will hold the annual City/County Fall Clean Up Day on Saturday, October 31, 2020 from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm.

Mineral Wells Residents ONLY will go to: 2700 US Hwy. 281 Southlocated behind the Animal Shelter - must bring water bill & driver’s license

All County Residents will go to:Respective Precinct Barnsfor County Information call (940) 659-1210

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Public Meeting Speaker Form

You can now sign up to speak at an upcoming virtual City Council or other City Boards or Commissions meeting online. Be sure to read the instructions and fill out the form completely.

PUBLIC COMMENT – SEE MODIFIED RULES BELOW

Citizens will have an opportunity to address the City Council or other City Boards or Commissions concerning an issue of community interest. Public comments are limited to three (3) minutes per speaker, u...

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Posted on: November 6, 2019

Monthly Financial Statements

The monthly financial statements for January 2020 are available for download and review.

Click the links below to see a list of all monthly reports currently available for each category.

Monthly Financial Reports

Check Reconciliation Registers

Statements of Expenditures 

Statements of Revenues

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Posted on: June 7, 2016

City Council Meeting Recordings

A video recording of the City Council meeting on September 15, 2020, is available on the City of Mineral Wells YouTube Channel. An audio recording is also available for download and review on this website.

The video recording is available on the City’s YouTube Channel.

Audio recordings of the City Council meetings are also available for download and review.

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Court Hearings Postponed

All scheduled Municipal Court hearings are postponed until further notice of the court. The Municipal Court window will continue to be open during regular business hours. For questions, please call the Court Clerk at (940) 328-7733.

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

Water Distribution

 The city will be distributing water at 2 PM Monday through Friday at The Center of Life. Due to the limited quantity available, there will be a ONE case per vehicle limit.

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