City of Mabank issues shelter in place order


MABANK, Texas (KETK) – On March 25, the City of Mabank declared a shelter in place order.

The order takes effective 11:59 p.m. Wednesday, March 25 and lasts until 11:59 on April 8.

There are exceptions for people to leave there home outlined below.

  • Perform work providing essential products or services
  • Engage in outdoor activity, complying with social distancing requirements
  • Engaging in essential activities for health and safety
  • Obtain necessary supplies
  • Care for a family member or pet in another household

The Kaufman County Sheriff’s Office is authorized to enforce the order and a violation may be punishable by a fine up to $1,000 and/or jail time up to 180 days.

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