Please review the FAQs below for information about the Local Emergency/Health Orders:
What is the status of the Local Health Authority indoor mask mandate after the 8th Court of Appeals ruling on September 30, 2021?
What is required by the September 2, 2021 Local Health Authority Order?
(Temporarily paused as of Sept. 30, 2021.)
What action did the El Paso City Council take on August 16, 2021?
How much will it cost the taxpayers to sue Governor Abbott?
What should I do if I or a family member is showing symptoms of COVID-19?
What should I do if I've been in close contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19?
Where can I get tested for COVID-19?
How can I get my COVID-19 test results?
If I test positive for COVID-19 and a member of the Department of Public Health (i.e., a contact tracer) contacts me what kinds of questions will I be asked?
I tested negative for COVID-19 but need to show my workplace proof of my test results. Can the Department of Public Health provide an official document?
What do I do if I test positive with COVID-19?
What is contact tracing?
Do I need to wear a face covering when I enter businesses or other indoor locations that are not my home?
Do I need to wear a face covering when I dine-in at a restaurant?
Do I have to wear a mask if I have a medical condition?
What medical conditions prevent you from wearing a face covering?
Do I still need to stay at least 6 feet away from people if wearing a face covering?
Should I wear a face shield?
Who is at the highest risk for contracting COVID-19?
I don’t have an underlying breathing or lung condition. Do I really need to worry about COVID-19?