The City of Bullard is closely monitoring the national outbreak of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). The City is working with our public health partners at Northeast Texas Public Health (NETHealth), The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and local county to ensure the City has best practices in place for the general public.
Smith County Stay at Home Order 11:59 P.M. March 27 - 11:59 P.M. April 10:
Stay Home, Stay Healthy
March 31, 2020 - DPS Executive Orders regarding Travel
March 27, 2020 - Smith County issues "Stay at Home" Order through April 10, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.
March 26, 2020 - Bullard City Hall closed to public until further notice
March 24, 2020 - April Bulky Item Pickup POSTPONED until further notice
March 20, 2020 - Mayor Frederick signs COVID-19 Emergency Declaration for City of Bullard.
"The City of Bullard is taking proactive measures and following CDC recommendations in order to protect our community. This declaration can lead to possible reimbursement from the State and Federal Government in the case of any costs related to COVID-19," said Mayor Pam Frederick.
March 17, 2020 - City of Bullard limits public access to City Hall until March 30, 2020
Symptoms of Coronavirus:
How to Protect Yourself and Others
The CDC recommends basic, everyday habits will help prevent the spread of viruses.
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
- Stay home when you are sick.
- Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue then throw the tissue in the trash or cough/sneeze into your folded elbow
- Wash your hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, if soap is not available use alcohol-based hand sanitizer. Always wash your hands after you have used the bathroom and before eating.
- Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces using a regular household cleaning spray or wipe