countdown
Days
Hrs
Min
Sec
Election Day is here!

Edinburg compliance teams enforce Stay Home, Work Safe Order

Local News

Courtesy: City of Edinburg

EDINBURG, Texas – With 1,200 Work Safe certificates now issued, Edinburg’s Stay Home, Work Safe Compliance Teams are hitting the streets daily to ensure compliance, the city said in a press release today.

The Work Safe Plan requires businesses to provide hand sanitation at all entrances for customers.  It also includes practices such as ensuring customers and employees stay at least six feet away from each other.  The city says businesses not in compliance could be forced to shut their doors.

The Compliance Team is also enforcing Edinburg’s order mandating residents to stay home, unless performing an essential function. The city has doubled the number of police officers patrolling the streets as well as establishing a Park Patrol to keep compliance at City parks. 

Anyone found in violation of the Stay Home, Work Safe order could face a $1,000 fine and/or up-to 180 days in jail, stated the release.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

COVID-19 SAFETY TIPS

COVID Tip: Wash Your Hands

COVID Tip: Cover When Coughing and Sneezing

COVID Tip: Disinfecting

COVID Tip: Cover Your Mouth

COVID Tip: Avoid Close Contact

COVID-19 Tip: Disinfect Areas

COVID-19 Tip: Wash Hands Often

ValleyCentral App Links

App Store Link
Google Play Link
More Throwback Thursday