Tarrant County Modifies Executive Order - April 3, 2020
- effective: 12:01 a.m. | April 4, 2020
- Tarrant County Declarations & Orders:
- download PDF version of Modified Executive Order:
EXECUTIVE ORDER OF COUNTY JUDGE B. GLEN WHITLEY
Amended by Commissioners Court action on March 24, 2020
Modified by the County Judge on March 27, 2020
Modified by the County Judge on April 3, 2020
This Executive Order shall take effect at 12:01 a.m. on April 4, 2020, and shall remain in effect until April 30, 2020, unless terminated or modified by a subsequent Order.
Of note, given the increase in cases across Tarrant County, the Tarrant County Department of Public Health has stated that the local community is experiencing “substantial community spread.”
In response to this directive, churches in Tarrant County must cancel all in-person gatherings per Governor Greg Abbott, the Attorney General, and the CDC. Drive-in services and remote audio or video services are encouraged and acceptable.
The full Executive Order can be viewed below and is available on the Tarrant County website.
Tarrant County has been deemed to be experiencing "substantial community spread". Data and localized COVID-19 cases can be viewed on the Tarrant County Public Health website.