Texas: The Official Stance for Construction
Construction Status: Essential
Orders/Effective From: Executive Order on Reopening/May 19, 2020
With construction deemed essential for energy projects, housing, and infrastructure, the stay at home orders are extended untill April 30, 2020. Though sticking with a stay at home guidelines, a new order was released in which Governor Abbott has three new executive orders lifting many restrictions on work, travel, and retail, etc.
As per the recent reports, Governor Abott has announced updated executive order to reopen the state following the previous reopening update of May 19, 2020. Along with the reopening, Governor Abott has also released various guidelines on health protocols related to reopening.
Governing Body: The Office Of Governor Greg Abbott
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Questions about Construction during COVID-19?
Though COVID-19 has severely affected the United States, bringing a lot of restrictions and orders on continuing construction, the most significant information people seek is all about the status of construction in different states. During these times of emergency, being a solution provider on schedule software for construction, ProjectPro brings you the list of frequently asked questions that can help sustain and navigate construction business amid crises. If there is anything we have not included or missed, please reach our team.
FAQs: Status of Construction
However, the different counties had a different perspective on construction. For instance, Austin County has considered construction of affordable housing only as essential. However, San Antonio County has considered both residential and commercial construction as essential.
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