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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Updates

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September 17, 2020 2:16 PM

09/17/2020 - Governor expands capacity at some businesses

Governor Abbott announced opening addition capacity for some businesses. Please see for more information.

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July 10, 2020 12:03 PM

07/10/20 - Got Masks?

Got Masks?

The City of McKinney has some masks available for local businesses to help patrons comply with Governor Abbott’s Executive Order 29.


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July 2, 2020 5:07 PM

07/02/20 - Governor Issues Executive Order on Face Coverings

Governor Abbott issued Executive Order GA 29 regarding the wearing of face coverings. Please see EO GA 29 for details.

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June 27, 2020 10:08 AM

06/26/20 - Red, White & Boom! Fireworks Update

Due to renewed concerns related to COVID-19, no parking or pedestrian traffic will be allowed at the Craig Ranch Soccer Complex.

Launch begins at 9:30 p.m. from the McKinney Soccer Complex at Craig Ranch

This is a 20-minute show that can be seen from...

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June 26, 2020 9:57 AM

06/26/20 - New Executive Order Rolls Back Some Reopening Measures

Gov. Greg Abbott issued an Executive Order (EO) on June 26, 2020 stating the following:

Effective June 26, 2020 at 12 p.m. - Bars, and similar establishments (including restaurants) with at least 51% of gross receipts from alcohol sales...

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June 8, 2020 5:23 PM

06/08/20 - Round Two of ‘McKinney Strong’ Grant Program Opens

McKINNEY, Texas (June 8, 2020) – On June 8, applications will be accepted for round two of the McKinney Strong Grant program to distribute the remaining funds from the original $1 million in unallocated McKinney Community Development Corporation (MCDC)...

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June 1, 2020 10:15 AM

The Collin CARES Emergency Housing and Living Assistance Grant application is now open. Please visit for more information.

May 1, 2020 2:58 PM

05/01/20 - Drive-thru COVID-19 Testing in McKinney

What: COVID-19 drive-thru testing site opens Monday, May 4

When: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays weekly from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Where: Parking lot of the Walmart store located at 1721 N. Custer Rd.,...

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April 3, 2020 4:51 PM

04/03/20 - McKinney extends state of disaster through April 30

The City of McKinney extended the local state of disaster declaration related to the Coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19) until April 30 and adopted several updates to be consistent with Governor Greg Abbott’s executive order for the state of Texas. The...

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April 2, 2020 11:44 AM

04/02/20 - FFCRA Employee Rights

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) Employee Rights requires certain employers to provide their employees with paid sick leave and expanded family and medical leave for specified reasons related to COVID-19. These provisions will apply...

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April 2, 2020 9:57 AM

04/02/20 - Housing eviction and foreclosure prevention

Borrowers must ask their lender for this relief and they have to specifically mention that the loss of income/inability to pay is COVID related.

Moratoriums on Evictions and Foreclosures

The March 18, 2020 Coronavirus...

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March 27, 2020 9:13 AM

03/27/20 - COVID-19 hotline established to answer resident questions

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.
• M-F, 8 a.m. - 5 p...

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March 25, 2020 6:38 PM

03/25/20 - Shelter in Place Ordinance

Ordinance in effect Thursday, March 26, at 12:01 a.m. until Wednesday, April 1, at 11:59 p.m.

The City of McKinney issued a shelter in place order for residents and closed nonessential businesses in an updated local state of disaster declaration for the...

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March 19, 2020 9:15 PM

03/19/20 - Governor Abbott declares statewide public health disaster

Today, Governor Greg Abbott announced a statewide public health disaster for the first time in more than 100 years due to COVID-19.

The disaster declaration gives the state and local officials the tools and resources they need to combat the Coronavirus...

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March 19, 2020 6:40 PM

03/19/20 - Trash / Recycle Services Update

Beginning Monday, March 23
In an effort to reduce the risk of solid waste worker’s exposure to COVID-19, the city’s trash and recycling vendor Waste Connections will temporarily suspend pick-up of bulky items, yard waste and Learn more

March 17, 2020 3:20 PM

03/17/20 - Updates to Disaster Ordinance for Restaurants

The City of McKinney today updated its Disaster Ordinance for the public health emergency related to the Coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19) in regards to restaurant services.

According to the ordinance update signed by Mayor George Fuller, beginning today...

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March 17, 2020 2:14 PM

03/17/20 - Call 211 for COVID-19 Info

Updated March 17, 2020
211 Texas activated a COVID-19 option within the 211 platform. 211 specialists across the state are available 24/7 to answer the most frequently asked, non-medical, questions based on material provided by DSHS and CDC. Questions 211...

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March 16, 2020 2:49 PM

03/16/20 - State of Disaster for Public Health Emergency Declared

Updated March 16, 2020
The City of McKinney today declared a local state of disaster for the public health emergency related to the Coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19). The City of McKinney is fully engaged and working with local and state authorities to...

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March 13, 2020 2:42 PM

03/13/20 - Closures

Updated March 13, 2020
We want you to know the City of McKinney is fully engaged and working with local and state authorities to guide our operations and response to the recent spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Our goal is to minimize any disruption...

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March 4, 2020 3:39 PM

03/04/20 - Travel & General Information

Updated March 4, 2020
Travel information
If a person has recently traveled to a country with a sustained outbreak and has developed symptoms, they should call their doctor. Traveler information including returning from travel, canceling or postponing...

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March 4, 2020 2:05 PM

03/04/20 - What you need to know

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