Resident Information

The City of El Paso has provided resources and guidance for our residents.

Rentals & Homeowners

As the public health crisis continues to evolve, temporary policies are in place to protect residents from evictions. Read more about Section 4024 of the CARES ACT below:

Eviction Moratorium Letter - 03/11/2020

Carta de Suspencion de Desalojo - 03/11/2020

Job Loss & Financial Hardship

Those currently facing furlough, job loss, and/or financial hardship due to COVID-19 visit the links below for information on job opportunities and financial resources.

Workforce Solutions Borderplex

Job Seekers (Texas Workforce Commission)

Staying Active

Those looking to stay active see below for a list of walking paths open to the public. Please remember to wear a face covering and practice social distancing.

Walking Paths

How to Make a Face Covering

Watch for Symptoms

If you or anyone you know are ill or experiencing flu-like symptoms please see the link below.

Symptoms to look out for:

  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fever
  • Chills
  • Repeated shaking with chills
  • Muscle pain
  • Headache
  • Sore throat
  • New loss of taste or smell

The purpose of the coronavirus self-checker is to help you make decisions about seeking appropriate medical care.

Coronavirus Self Checker (CDC)


As Texas begins to reopen here are some specific checklists for you to follow if you will patron these businesses or facilities.

Church or Place of Worship
Hair Salons
Movie Theaters
Office Employees
Wedding Receptions

Extented City Resources

The City of El Paso has extended wifi coverage for certain areas during this time.

Extended Wifi Coverage


Stay safe from COVID-19 related scams.

COVID-19 Scams

Mental Health

The COVID-19 pandemic has created a challenging environment for Americans and has negatively affected many people’s mental health.

During these uncertain times, The City of El Paso encourages El Pasoans to use these resources if you are in a mental health crisis.

Domestic Violence

In the mist of stay home orders and social distancing guidelines, an increase in domestic violence has been reported in the community. For anyone affected by abuse and needing support visit the following resources below to get help.