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Posted on: July 3, 2020

Proclamation Issued

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A proclamation has been issued to allow outdoor events with over ten people in attendance within the city of Midlothian. The Independence Day events will go on as scheduled.

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Governor Abbott Issues Statewide Orders for Face Coverings and Mass Gatherings

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On July 2, 2020, Governor Greg Abbott issued an Executive Order requiring all Texans to wear a face covering over the nose and mouth in public spaces in counties with 20 or more positive COVID-19 cases, with few exceptions. The Governor also issued a proc...

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Municipal Court Closed Through July 10

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Due to COVID-19 precautions, the Midlothian Municipal Court is closed through Friday, July 10, 2020. In most cases citations can be paid online or through the mail. Forms may be obtained on the website.

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

Mobile COVID-19 Testing Sites & Dates Announced

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Ellis County Emergency Management has provided information for upcoming COVID-19 testing sites.  Some sites require an appointment, others do not. Please call site to confirm.

Ellis County Testing Sites

July 1 & 2 Walk-up Testing -- Does not re...

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Posted on: June 25, 2020

City Council Approves Phase 2 Community Park Construction

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At its regularly scheduled meeting on June 23, 2020, the Midlothian City Council unanimously approved a $19,089,437 contract for construction of phase two of Midlothian Community Park.

Located at 3601 S. 14th Street, the first phase of the 105-acre multipu...

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Posted on: June 24, 2020

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All the City news that is fit to print is included in the latest issue of the Midlothian Matters newsletter, which residents will receive in their homes this week. Be sure to sign up in “Notify Me” to receive future issues of the newsletter.

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Posted on: June 17, 2020

Beautiful Midlothian Photo Contest

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Attention all shutterbugs, you’re invited to enter the Beautiful Midlothian Photo Contest.  We are excited to showcase photographs of beautiful Midlothian, including landscapes and cityscapes that depict our rural, suburban, and downtow...

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Posted on: June 16, 2020

2019 Annual Water Quality Report

Water Quality Report

The annual Consumer Confidence Report on water quality is now available for view. Please contact the Water Treatment Plant at (972) 775-6663 with any questions.

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

Celebrate Our Independence with Fireworks Show and Parade

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In light of the surge in COVID-19 cases seen in Texas and Ellis County this past week, Mayor Richard Reno and the Midlothian City Council have decided to modify plans for the City’s Annual  Independence Day celebrations.

The July 3 Firew...

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Posted on: June 8, 2020

Water Conservation in Effect till Sept. 30

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Except for hand watering or the use of drip/subsurface irrigation or properly working soaker hoses, Midlothian residents are required to refrain from irrigating their lawns or landscaping between the hours of 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.  These water conser...

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