Gray County Judge Chris Porter and the City of Pampa Mayor Brad Pingel issued a Stay-at-Home directive for residents.
The order is effective until Wednesday, April 8, at 11:59 pm in an effort to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, unless extended.
All persons residing in Gray County are ordered to Stay at Home or their current place of residence.
- All public gatherings of ANY number of people occurring outside a single household are prohibited.
- Travel from a person’s regular place of residence should only be for obtaining essential goods and services or to the person’s place of employment which furnished essential goods and services.
- Any person who is sick or currently experiencing common COVID-19 symptoms is hereby ordered to stay home and follow COVID-19 protocol.
- No visits to nursing homes, retirement or long-term care facilities unless to provide essential care.
Failure to follow the order can result in fines up to $1,000 and/or up-to 180 days in jail.
Travel permits are not required in the City of Pampa and no curfew is currently enacted except the normal curfew for juveniles under 17.
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