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COVID-19 City of Rusk Update
07/01/2020

07/01/20

CITY HALL IS CURRENTLY CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

THE UTILITY BILLS MAY BE PAID IN THE NIGHT DROP, OVER THE PHONE, OR VIA CITY OF RUSK WEBSITE.

COURT PAYMENTS MAY BE PAID BY THE INSTRUCTIONS LISTED ABOVE THE NIGHT DROP BOX.

APPOINTMENTS MAY BE MADE FOR NEW SERVICE, FINALING ACCOUNTS, TRANSFERS, OR MEETING WITH ANY CITY HALL STAFF. PLEASE CALL 903-683-2213 WITH ANY QUESTIONS THAT YOU MAY HAVE. STAFF WILL BE IN THE OFFICE M – F 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

 

06/10/2020

City Hall is temporary closed to the public at this time.

All emergency services and regular City services will continue as normal.

Water payments may be made in the night drop box, online at www.rusktx.org, or over the phone.

For our online court payments you can go to www.certifiedpayments.net you will need Bureau Code # 7435389 and your citation number. You can also pay by phone 1-866-549-1010 with Bureau Code # 7435389 and your citation number.

City staff will be available for appointments for those services that require face to face contact, as well as by phone and email Monday – Friday 9:00 AM -4:00 PM.

Thank you for your understanding at this time.

 

 05/22/20

The following City Facilities are open for limited sized gatherings:

The City of Rusk Singletary Memorial Library Meeting Room, the Rusk Civic Center, and the Jim Hogg Park Pavilion. Please contact the City of Rusk library staff at 903-683-5916 for reservations and additional information.

Jim Hogg Park, Conley Park, and Butler Park are currently open; please use CDC sanitary and distancing guidelines while using these facilities.

The Rusk Sports Youth Association will continue use the Lions Club Sports Complex for limited practice sessions.

The splash pad will be open to the public effective Thursday June 4, 2020. Times are 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

The City of Rusk Singletary Memorial Library is open normal hours but the Children’s area will remain closed except to check out a book. The Library will allow up to 10 customers at a time.

All emergency services and regular City services will continue as normal.

Rusk City Hall is currently open to the public, but, due to the size of the lobby, no more than 2 customers are allowed in at one time. As always, City staff will be available for appointments for those services that require face to face contact, as well as by phone and email Monday – Friday 9:00 AM -4:00 PM. Water payments may continue to be made in the night drop box, online at www.rusktx.org, or over the phone.

For our online court payments you can go to www.certifiedpayments.netyou will need Bureau Code # 7435389 and your citation number. You can also pay by phone 1-866-549-1010 with Bureau Code # 7435389 and your citation number.

“These proactive measures have been taken by the City to help reduce the spread of COVID-19 in conjunction with the state wide public health disaster issued by Texas Governor Greg Abbot” says, City Manager Jim Dunaway. “The City is going to continue to monitor the situation, and work with our partners during this unprecedented situation. The City appreciates the citizen’s patience and understanding during this crisis. Please have a safe and enjoyable Memorial Day and remember to honor all Veterans.”

05/18/20

ATTENTION CUSTOMERS

The Lobby will be open effective Monday, May 18th, 2020. There is to be a maximum of two (2) peoplein the lobby at all times. Please remain 6 feet away from others while waiting in line outside. The drop box is still available for your convenience. The City of Rusk thanks you for your cooperation during these times. 

Water payments may be made in the night drop box, online at www.rusktx.org, or over the phone.

For our online court payments you can go to www.certifiedpayments.netyou will need Bureau Code # 7435389 and your citation number. You can also pay by phone 1-866-549-1010 with Bureau Code # 7435389 and your citation number.

Beginning Monday, May 18, 2020, the Rusk City Hall will be open to the public, however due to the size of the lobby, no more than 2 customers are allowed in at one time. As always, City staff will be available for appointments for those services that require face to face contact, as well as by phone and email Monday – Friday 8:00 AM -5:00 PM. Water payments may continue to be made in the night drop box, online at www.rusktx.org, or over the phone.

For our online court payments you can go to www.certifiedpayments.netyou will need Bureau Code # 7435389 and your citation number. You can also pay by phone 1-866-549-1010 with Bureau Code # 7435389 and your citation number.

The City of Rusk Singletary Memorial Library will remain open normal hours but the Children’s area will remain closed except to check out a book. The Library will allow up to 10 customers at a time.

The following facilities will remain closed, City of Rusk Singletary Memorial Library Meeting room, Rusk Civic Center, Jim Hogg Park, Conley Park, and Butler Park. The Rusk Sports Youth Association will use the Lions Club Sports Complex for limited practice sessions. All emergency services and regular City services will continue as normal. 

“These proactive measures have been taken by the City to help reduce the spread of COVID-19 in conjunction with the state wide public health disaster issued by Texas Governor Greg Abbot” says, City Manager Jim Dunaway. “The City is going to continue to monitor the situation, and work with our partners during this unprecedented situation. The City appreciates the citizen’s patience and understanding during this crisis.”

 

 

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