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Health Advisory: Follow CDC Recommendations. Practice good hygiene. Be careful with meetings and travel. Handle food carefully. Stay home if you are sick.
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Public Notices

Due to the ongoing Public Health Emergency, all county offices are currently closed for walk-in services. Please call ahead to determine if your business can be handled via phone or Internet. If it cannot, appointments may be scheduled in order to continue providing essential services to the public. We apologize for this inconvenience and thank you for your cooperation. 

Executive Order - Order to Stay at Home - Effective April 3, 2020 at 11:59 PM through April 30, 2020 at 11:59 PM

For those essential businesses that were included in the Executive Order - Order to Stay Home:


Please write a letter on your letterhead that explains how your business is essential and how your employees are essential to that business. Be sure to include the names of the employees that will be required to come into work. Send a copy to emergencymanagement@co.polk.tx.us for approval. Ensure that your employees have a copy of the letter with them in case they are stopped by law enforcement.


Guidance on the Essential Critical Infrastructure Workforce During COVID-19 Response

Continuation of Local Declaration of Disaster for Public Health Emergency

Declaration of Local Disaster for Public Health Emergency

Office of Emergency Management - COVID-19 Update

CDC Guidance for maintaining healthy workplaces, schools and homes

Shape your future. Be counted in the 2020 Census.

Order Setting 2019 Property Tax Rate 

FY2020 Adopted Budget

Hurricane Harvey Infrastructure Application

Notice of Commissioners Court Meeting

Truth in Taxation 
Hurricane Harvey - Homeowners Assistance Program
San Jacinto Day Fireworks


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