State and Local Orders
Texas Statewide Order
On March 19th, Texas Governor Greg Abbott, in accordance with CDC guidelines, issued executive orders to limit public gatherings and promote social distancing to prevent the spread of COVID-19. According to the Texas Tribune, the order "will limit social gatherings to 10 people, prohibit eating and drinking at restaurants and bars while still allowing takeout, close gyms, ban people from visiting nursing homes except for critical care and temporarily close schools. The executive order is effective midnight Friday through midnight April 3, Abbott said." Read more here.
Tarrant County Order
On March 24th, Tarrant County Judge Glen Whitley issued a stay home, work safe order for Tarrant County. The order states that residents should stay in their homes except for essential activities. Read more about the order here.
SUPPORT LOCAL BUSINESSES: To-Go and Delivery Food Options in Tarrant County
Visit Fort Worth's list of restaurants offering curbside pickup and delivery orders in line with the state and county order, view the list here.
The Arlington Convention and Vistors Bureau has compiled a list of local restaurants that are offering curbside pickup and delivery orders in line with state and county orders, view the list here.