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Posted on: April 4, 2020

UPDATED: COVID-19 Proclamation Effective 4/4/20 5 pm

WHEREAS, I, Mayor Juan Jose “JJ” Zamora have found good cause due to the COVID-19 outbreak to issue the following order, which shall remain in effect for a PERIOD OF 60 DAYS [JUNE 3, 2020], or until terminated, whichever is sooner.

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

COVID-19 2 Cases confirmed in Port Isabel

Cameron County Public Health has announced that there are now 2 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Port Isabel. Both cases are not travel related or linked to a previous case. 

Cameron County Public Health is monitoring the status of a 61 year old mal...

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Mayor Signs Proclamation - NEW Restrictions - Effective 4/2 5p

NEW RESTRICTIONS regarding accommodations, numbers of persons upon any public roadway or waterway, boat ramp usage, shopping cart protocol, age restriction for shoppers, restrictions regarding trips outside the home, drive-thru and take out restrictions. ...

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Posted on: March 29, 2020

A Reminder of What Essential Travel & Activities Means

CAMERON COUNTY SHELTER IN PLACE ORDER SUPPORTED BY THE PORT ISABEL MAYOR & COMMISSIONERS

WHAT: Mandated county-wide shelter in place.

WHEN: This Order becomes effective at 12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 until 11:59 p.m. Wednesday, April 8, 2020...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Proclamation Declared: Effective at 5:00 pm 3/25

THEREFORE, BE IT PROCLAIMED, that the following regulations are hereby enacted, or re-issued, effective at 5:00 pm on March 25, 2020. To the extent a regulation previously-issued is in conflict with these regulations, this regulation shall control.

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Shelter in Place Order... What does that mean?

The Shelter in Place Order goes into effect at 12:01 am. Wednesday March 24, 2020. If you are not sheltered in place you will likely be stopped and questioned by Law Enforcement for violation of the Shelter in Place Order. If your violation of the Shelter...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Proclamation Declared: "Public consumption of food & drink, food service prohibited;

City of Port Isabel

3/20/20 PROCLAMATION AT A GLANCEEffective 3/21 6 a.m.• All bars, adult day cares, public fishing piers, excursion boats are prohibited from serving the public. All building permits are suspended, subject to exemptions by the building inspector ...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

An order implementing precautions related to COVID-19 (coronavirus)

Port Isabel Mayor Juan Jose “JJ” Zamora today took sweeping action to protect the public from COVID-19 (coronavirus). In addition to ordering daily inspections of food service and grocery establishments, and directing city staff to tak...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Laguna Madre Water Foundation Taking Precautionary Measures

Laguna Madre Water Department

Laguna Madre Water District (LMWD) will continue to operate under normal Hours of operation Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. 
LMWD is taking Precautionary measures due to the Corona Virus effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020, customer service lobby...
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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Port Isabel Announces Park Closures

The City of Port Isabel continues to take strong action against COVID-19, and it spread. As part of these efforts, the city has expanded its social distancing protocols to include all city parks, with the exception of Pompano Park Boat Ramp. This includes...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

City Continues to Take Vigorous Action to Protect Public Safety

5 Steps for Disease Prevention in English & Espanol

The City of Port Isabel continues to closely monitor the evolving COVID-19 (Coronavirus) emergency, and take vigorous actions to protect public safety.

As part of these efforts, the city is today urging all citizens to implement social distancing. Avoid la...

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Posted on: March 14, 2020

COVID-19 Letter from the City Manager to the Business Community

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March 14, 2020

Dear Businesses Owners,

Yesterday, President Trump and Governor Abbott declared an emergency in response to COVID-19 (coronavirus). As with many of you, the City of Port Isabel has been monitoring the situation with this emerging disease with...

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Posted on: March 14, 2020

City of Port Isabel Operations to Continue with Social Distancing & Enhanced Protective Measures

5 Steps for Disease Prevention in English & Espanol

To date there are no cases reported in Port Isabel or the Laguna Madre area.

We urge all residents and visitors to exercise prudence, and to use their own personal judgment in conducting the activities of their daily lives. The City of Port Isabel salutes ...

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Posted on: March 5, 2020

Easter Egg Hunt at the Lighthouse

The City of Port Isabel is sponsoring the 2nd Annual Lighthouse Easter Egg Hunt on the grounds of th

The City of Port Isabel is sponsoring the 2nd Annual Lighthouse Easter Egg Hunt on the grounds of the historic Lighthouse! Take your photo with the Easter Bunny and hunt for Easter Eggs! Free to the public!Saturday, April 4th. The Easter Bunny will arrive...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Home Program Offered by the City of Port Isabel

Port Isabel HOME Program Flyer

Our grant consultant will be available at City Hall the 2nd Wednesday of the month to answer questions and help with the application.

For more information, call Karen at Langford Community Management Services at 512-452-0432. Para Espanol: Paula 877-894-89...

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