The City of McKinney is monitoring the potential impacts of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). We will keep this page updated to provide any new information as it becomes available. Below is key information on COVID-19 as well as some measures that can be taken to decrease and prevent the spread of this virus based on Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidance.
For updates on COVID-19 cases, please visit Collin County Health Services
- May 14 - Collin CARES Emergency Housing and Living Assistance (EHLA) Program
- May 1 - Drive-thru COVID-19 Testing in McKinney
- April 3 - McKinney extends state of disaster through April 30
- April 2 - FFCRA Employee Rights
- April 2 - Housing eviction and foreclosure prevention
Additional COVID-19 Resources
Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing in McKinney
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays weekly from 7 - 9 a.m. in the parking lot of the Walmart store located at 1721 N. Custer Rd., McKinney, TX 75071. The site is supported by Walmart, eTrueNorth and state and local officials to test those who are exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19 and all health care providers and first responders, whether or not they are exhibiting symptoms.
Free COVID-19 Testing to Uninsured Collin County Residents
Collin CARES - Emergency Housing and Living Assistance (EHLA) Program
Collin County will be offering a new program called the Emergency Housing and Living Assistance (EHLA) Program to provide assistance for Collin County residents to help with utility bills and to help prevent eviction / foreclosure.
- Apply for the Collin Cares Emergency Housing and Living Assistance program. Applications accepted beginning June 1
- For more information about the EHLA program, please review our FAQ
- Questions? Email EHLAGrant@mckinneytexas.org or call 972-547-9001
City of McKinney COVID Hotline
The City of McKinney established a hotline and email address for residents to contact for questions or concerns related to city business amid the novel coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19). Four city employees will staff the hotline.
- Hours: M - F, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
- Hotline: 972-547-9000
- Email: COVID19@mckinneytexas.org
- Texas Department of State Health (DSHS) - Texas Statewide COVID-19 Map
- Centers for Disease Control (CDC) - United States Updated Cases & Map
- Johns Hopkins University Center for Systems Science and Engineering - Intentional Interactive COVID-19 Map
DSHS COVID-19 Call Center
- The Department of State Health Services established a COVID-19 Call Center and set up an email box to receive incoming questions from the general public.
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- DSHS COVID-19 Call Center:
- Hours: M - F. 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
- Phone: 877-570-9779 or 211
Information on how to prepare at specific settings
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
COVID-19 is an emerging, rapidly evolving situation and CDC will provide updated information and guidance as it becomes available.
Texas Department of State Health Services
Texas Animal Health Commission
The Partnership’s Disaster Hotline provides information, referrals, guidance, technical assistance and resources to people with disabilities, their families, allies, organizations assisting disaster impacted individuals with disabilities and others seeking assistance with immediate and urgent disaster related needs.
Disability Disaster Hotline