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Posted on: March 27, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Mayor Thurman Bartie Issues STAY HOME-WORK SAFE Order

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Mayor Thurman Bartie has signed an STAY HOME-WORK SAFE Order for all residents of Port Arthur effective immediately and through April 3, 2020, in light of the COVID-19 Pandemic. Click on the Press Release to view the ORDER.

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Press Release: Notice from the Port Arthur Health Department-March 27, 2020

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March 27, 2020

Please read the attached notice from the Port Arthur Health Department regarding COVID-19 cases in Port Arthur, Texas.

March 26, 2020

Please read the attached notice from the Port Arthur Health Department regarding COVID-19.

NOTICE FROM THE PA ...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

PSA: Notice from the Port Arthur Health Department 3.27.2020

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March 26, 2020

Please read the attached notice from the Port Arthur Health Department regarding COVID-19.

NOTICE FROM THE PA HEALTH DEPARTMENT-GROVES, TX

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Health Department
Posted on: March 27, 2020

PRESS RELEASE UPDATE: Port Arthur Mayor Signs Amended Declaration

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Port Arthur Mayor, Thurman Bartie, has signed an Amended Declaration of Public Health Emergency for residents and businesses. Please refer to the attachment below for the updated information.

Port Arthur Emergency Declaration-Amended 3/27/2020 

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Health Department
Posted on: March 26, 2020

PSA: Notice from the Port Arthur Health Department

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March 26, 2020

Please read the attached notice from the Port Arthur Health Department regarding COVID-19.

NOTICE FROM THE PA HEALTH DEPARTMENT

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Health Department
Posted on: March 26, 2020

UPDATED ORDERS: Judge Branick issues Addendum to Sixth Amended Order

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Updates:

March 26, 2020

Jefferson County Judge Branick issued Addendum 1 to the Sixth Amended Emergency Order. Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed an Executive Order regarding hospital capacity on March 22, 2020.

SIXTH AMENDED EMERGENCY ORDER-Addendum-1

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Jefferson County Health Department
Posted on: March 24, 2020

MEDICAL UPDATE 2 COVID-19: Regional Call Center and Webpage, Medical Protocols for Southeast Texas

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The Southeast Texas Regional Public Information Divisions, and the Medical Community have started a unified website for all Southeast Texans, sharing trusted information. Since the onset of COVID-19, Public Information offices and local health associates ...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

PSA: Port Arthur City Manager Restricts Public Access Ref. COVID-19

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The Port Arthur City Manager Restricts Public Access Ref.  COVID-19. Please see the NOTICE below. An additional link to the Jefferson County Sub-Courthouse closure is available.

Printable Version-Access Restriction to Port Arthur Facilities

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Jefferson County Sub-Courthouse Closure Health Department
Posted on: March 22, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Notice from the Port Arthur Health Department

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The Port Arthur Health Department has issued a notice regarding COVID-19.

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Posted on: March 22, 2020

City of Port Arthur Updated Payment Guidelines

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City of Port Arthur Updated Payment Guidelines

The City of Port Arthur Water Utilities Department is issuing updated information and guidelines for utility billing services and other necessary payments to the City. The updated accepted payment procedures a...

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Health Department
Posted on: March 25, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Port Arthur City Council Passes Local Public Health Orders

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The Port Arthur City Council approved the declaration of a Public Health Emergency - ORDINANCE NO. 20-23 -, and an Ordinance prohibiting Community Gatherings - ORDINANCE NO. 20-24 - in a unanimous vote in the March 17 meeting. In order to meet with curren...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Restaurant and Grocery Store Guidelines-Update

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Port Arthur Health Department Chief Sanitarian has issued the guidance documents for the safe handling of food in restaurants and grocery stores. We are asking that all owners, and store/restaurant managers please monitor to maintain compliance with these...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Port Arthur Municipal Court Judge Issues Order

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Port Arthur Municipal Court Judge Issues Order

Port Arthur Municipal Court Judge, Kermit Morrison, has issued an order regarding Municipal Court proceedings. Please read the attached order in full if you have a court case, or have be...

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Health Department
Posted on: March 16, 2020

PUBLIC HEALTH NOTICE: City Secretary Encourages Online Transactions

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The Port Arthur City Secretary, Sherri Bellard,  is encouraging citizens to use online services. In a statement from her office, Ms. Bellard offers the following:

At the City Secretary’s office and the Municipal Court, the health and wel...

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Health Department
Posted on: February 26, 2020

HEALTH UPDATE: PA Health Department Offers Protective Measures

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THE CITY OF PORT ARTHUR HEALTH DEPARTMENT

The City of Port Arthur Health Department is working closely with DSHS (Department of State health Services) in monitoring the developing outbreak of Covid-19 (Coronavirus) in the state of Texas. There have been se...

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For more information: www.cdc.gov/COVID19 Health Department