Welcome to Cherokee County, Texas

OFFICIAL NOTICE: Courthouse Reopening (PDF)

COVID-19 Operating Plan for the Cherokee County Judiciary (PDF)

(except Holidays)

Please enter the courthouse from the North
or South Entrance. (The Side entrances will remain closed.) At the door someone will check temperatures and verify those being admitted do not have symptoms of COVID-19.

We ask that you wear a face mask and
practice social distancing while in the courthouse in order to protect against and limit the spread of COVID-19.

Resolution Continuing Local Disaster Declaration
For Public Health Emergency

Auditor and Treasurer Joint Announcement regarding COVID-19 (PDF)

Important COVID-19 Information

From Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS):

>Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)    >TEXAS CASE MAP
>What to do if you are sick    >Prevention Tips    >FAQs

From Cherokee County Emergency Management:

Additional COVID-19 Information and Tools   

ELECTION: Texas Primary Runoff Date has been moved to July

Cherokee County Courthouse

Cherokee County Courthouse
Rusk, Texas

As of February 15, 2020 the East Texas Council of Governments will transfer
Cherokee County reverse 911 Emergency Notification System to Rave Alert.
All residents of Cherokee County who previously registered with Code Red to receive Emergency Notifications will be required to re-register as the information previously provided to Code Red will not transfer over.

Please visit Smart911 to input the information required.

If you should have any questions or need any assistance
please contact your Cherokee County Emergency Management Coordinators


Design by the County Information Resources Agency 
of the Texas Association of Counties




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