City of Edinburg presenting new mandates during COVID-19

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EDINBURG, Texas – The City of Edinburg presenting new mandates for the public during the COVID-19 pandemic. As in the previous order, people are prohibited from gathering in groups of more than 10 people in an enclosed space. Practice proper hygiene, sanitation and distancing practices. And of course washing your hands for at least 20 seconds.

Some of the latest regulations include: Restaurants, bars, and food courts may continue to serve customers using drive-thru’s, delivery, and pick up and that is highly encouraged. Personal care businesses such as hair and nail salons, barber shops, spas and massage places must shut down. As well as movie theaters, and other entertainment facilities. The order also requires that retail stores that don’t sell essential household items must also close.

Edinburg residents must be in their home between 10pm and 5pm. Only limited exceptions are available. People may travel directly to and from certain locations like a gas station or for medical treatment. Also people may travel directly to and from work if they are part of an essential service industry or a government employee.

For the full list watch the press conference below on Facebook.

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