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Posted on: April 30, 2020

Odessa's 4-Step Recovery Plan for COVID-19

Step Two is from May 16 at 11:59 pm through June 6 at 11:59 pm and includes the following:

As before, social distancing should be maintained with a minimum of six (6) feet between people.

Unless otherwise specified in this Ordinance, gathering limits have i...

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Posted on: May 27, 2020

Pool Permit Requirements

This summer looks a little different than years past with public pools and water parks closed due to COVID-19. Many families are considering putting in their own backyard swimming pool for family fun. Before getting started, be sure to get a permit from t...

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Posted on: April 22, 2020

Approved Through May 31, 2020

Late fees are waived on utility payments. Utility disconnects are suspended. The fee to use a credit/debit card for utility payments is waived. Door-to-Door business licenses will not be issued. Fishing/boating permits for the reservoir are waived.

Posted on: May 7, 2020

Lafayette County CARES Small Business Relief Program

The Lafayette County Commission has established a grant relief program to assist small businesses during these difficult times. Funds will be allocated to qualified small businesses based on availability and processed on a first-come, first-review basis.

Posted on: March 13, 2020

Odessa Municipal Court Cancelled

Odessa Municipal Court is cancelled for Tuesday, May 12, 2020. All cases scheduled for that docket, as well as the docket from March 17 and April 21, will be continued to the next court date of Tuesday, June 16, 2020, at 1:30 pm.