Coronavirus updates:

  1. On Friday, May 8, 2020, Governor Tate Reeves issued Executive Order 1480, which extends the Safer at Home Order through May 25, 2020. This extension allows for the safe re-openings of gyms, salons and barbershops beginning Monday, May 11, 2020.
  2. Effective Thursday, May 7, 2020: Governor Reeves Amends Safer At Home Order to Safely Reopen Restaurants and Parks.
  3. Effective Wednesday, May 6, 2020 the City of Greenwood’s curfew will be from the hours of 10:00pm until 5:00am. This is a part of our ongoing efforts to slow the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
  4. April 24, 2020 - Governor Tate Reeves signed the new Safer-at-Home Order. This order will go into effect April 27, 2020 - May 11, 2020. Also, please read the Safer at Home FAQs provided by the Governor’s Office.
  5. Zoom City Council Meetings: May 5 (agenda, Facebook post) | April 21 | April 7 
  6. Executive Order to Local Shopping Stores Note: For now, this Order applies only to Walmart, Big Star, Save-A-Lot, Dirt Cheap, and Market Place. Smaller stores must keep to the existing social distancing guidelines which limit occupancy to 10 customers.
  7. Recycling Reopening
  8. Message to Restaurant Owners
  9. Letter regarding curfew to slow the spread of COVID-19
  10. Letter clarifying the closure of Daycare Facilities in Greenwood, MS due to COVID-19: Daycare Facilities are considered an essential business.
  11. Letter clarifying the closure of City-Owned Parks in Greenwood, MS due to COVID-19
  12. Message from the Waste Water Treatment Facility regarding the flushing of Wet Wipes
  13. Resolution regarding the COVID-19 ZOOM City Council Call Meeting at 1:00PM, Monday, March 23
    The attached Resolution has not been signed; however, it was adopted and passed unanimously by the council. Rhe signed Resolution will be posted soon.
  14. Recycling:
    Unfortunately, all recycling must stop until the COVID-19 global crisis is over or significantly decreased.
    All recycling bins will be removed and no curb-side will be picked-up or collected, until further notice.
    Thank you for your continued cooperation!
  15. March 20 - Health Dept. Updates
  16. March 20 - Small Businesses + more
  17. March 20 - City Employee
  18. March 19 Update #2
  19. March 19
  20. Washington cases
  21. Food Deliveries
  22. March 17
  23. March 13




Effective Monday, April 20, 2020 Greenwood-Leflore Recycling Center will resume normal business hours.
*Curbside Pick-up will begin Tuesday, April 21, 2020.

Thank you all for your support, understanding and cooperation as we recently shut down recycling to reduce the spread of the Coronavirus.











Letter #1 Regarding Coronavirus

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