COVID-19 Resources and Information for Businesses


If you do not know the fire code maximum capacity for your retail or food establishment, or wish to have assistance in calculating the allowed capacity, please contact the Fire Marshal at 903-731-8464.
Remember, the limit you may allow in your establishment is 25% of the fire code maximum capacity which includes the employees, as well as the diners and shoppers.

This is the link to Governor's Abbot Executive Order:            


TDEM Essential Business application

Texas Health and Human Services -specific requirements for Texas Licensed Child Care facilities

State of Texas - Texas Economic Development: industry specific resources under the “Additional COVID-19 Resources” section


United States

U.S. Small Business Administration 

U.S. Small Business Administration Disaster Loan Submission Form 

Disaster Loans 

U.S. Department of Labor 

Small Business Resource Guide