Coronavirus Info -- COVID-19

Check this page often for community updates on COVID-19

Updated 7/2/2020


COVID-19 Testing sites can be found on this website which is maintained by the City of Memphis: https://covid19.memphistn.gov/resources/covid-19-testing-sites-in-shelby-county/ 

7/2/2020 - The duration of the state of emergency will continue through July 9, 2020 or until rescinded, but shall be limited to seven (7) days unless it is necessary by Executive Order for additional seven (7) day increments as permitted by law.  Bartlett Civil Emergency Executive Order 19-2020

The June 22, 2020 Health Directive No. 7, issued by the Shelby County Health Department, will continue in effect in the City of Bartlett through July 9, 2020, unless modified or superseded by the Shelby County Health Department before then, whereupon the Shelby County Health Department Health Directive that modifies or supersedes Health Directive No. 7 will continue in effect in the City of Bartlett as set forth in such Health Directive. SC Health Directive No. 7

This order shall become effective on July 3, 2020.

6/25/2020 - 1.    The duration of the state of emergency will continue through July 2, 2020 or until rescinded, but shall be limited to seven (7) days unless it is necessary by Executive Order for additional seven (7) day increments as permitted by law.  Bartlett Executive Order 18-2020

2.    The June 22, 2020 Health Directive No. 7, issued by the Shelby County Health Department, will continue in effect in the City of Bartlett through July 2, 2020, unless modified or superseded by the Shelby County Health Department before then, whereupon the Shelby County Health Department Health Directive that modifies or supersedes Health Directive No. 7 will continue in effect in the City of Bartlett as set forth in such Health Directive.  Shelby County Health Directive No. 7

6/18/2020 - The duration of the state of emergency will continue through June 25, 2020 or until rescinded, but shall be limited to seven (7) days unless it is necessary by Executive Order for additional seven (7) day increments as permitted by law. Executive Order 17-2020

The June 15, 2020 Health Directive No. 6, issued by the Shelby County Health Department, will continue in effect in the City of Bartlett until June 29, 2020, unless modified, superseded or extended by the Shelby County Health Department before then. SC Health Directive No. 6

Upon signature, this Order shall become effective on June 19, 2020.

6/11/2020 - The duration of the state of emergency will continue through June 19, 2020 or until rescinded, but shall be limited to seven (7) days unless it is necessary by Executive Order for additional seven (7) day increments as permitted by law.    Executive Order 16-2020

Health Directive No. 5, issued by the Shelby County Health Department, will continue in effect in the City of Bartlett until June 15, 2020, unless modified, superseded or extended by the Shelby County Health Department before then; whereupon the Shelby County Health Department Health Directive that becomes effective on June 15, 2020 will continue in effect in the City of Bartlett as set forth in such Health Directive, subject to any modifications to the Health Directive made by the Shelby County Health Department.


6/4/2020 - The duration of the state of emergency will continue through June 12, 2020 or until rescinded, but shall be limited to seven (7) days unless it is necessary by Executive Order for additional seven (7) day increments as permitted by law.

The Health Directive issued by the Shelby County Health Department will continue in effect in the City of Bartlett until June 14, 2020, unless superseded before then or extended. 

 Bartlett Civil Emergency Executive Order 15-2020         

 SC Health Directive #5

5/28/2020 - The duration of the state of emergency will continue through June 5, 2020 or until rescinded, but shall be limited to seven (7) days unless it is necessary by Executive Order for additional seven (7) day increments as permitted by law.

The May 18, 2020 Health Directive No. 4, issued by the Shelby County Health Department, will continue in effect in the City of Bartlett until June 1, 2020, unless superseded before then or extended; whereupon the Shelby County Health Department Health Directive that becomes effective on June 1, 2020 will continue in effect in the City of Bartlett as set forth in such Health Directive.  Bartlett Civil Emergency Executive Order 14-2020

5/21/2020 -  The duration of the state of emergency will continue through May 28, 2020 or until rescinded, but shall be limited to seven (7) days unless it is necessary by Executive Order for additional seven (7) day increments as permitted by law.

The May 18, 2020 Health Directive No. 4, issued by the Shelby County Health Department, will continue in effect in the City of Bartlett until June 1, 2020, unless superseded before then. Bartlett Civil Emergency Executive Order 13-2020

5/18/2020 - Shelby County Health Directive No. 4 issued Monday, May 18, 2020. This Directive No. 4 supersedes all prior written or oral Health Directives and shall remain in effect for fourteen (14) days, expiring June 1, 2020, unless superseded before then. Shelby County Directive No. 4 

Back-to-Business Grid - current for Phase 2

5/14/2020 - The duration of the state of emergency will continue through May 21, 2020 or until rescinded, but shall be limited to seven (7) days unless it is necessary by Executive Order for additional seven (7) day increments as permitted by law.

The May 4, 2020 Health Directive #3, issued by the Shelby County Health Department, will continue in effect in the City of Bartlett until May 18, 2020, unless superseded before then or extended; whereupon the Shelby County Health Department Health Directive that becomes effective on May 19, 2020 will continue in effect in the City of Bartlett as set forth in such Health Directive.

Upon signature, this Order shall become effective on May 15, 2020.   Bartlett Executive Order 12-2020

5/7/2020 - The duration of the state of emergency will continue through May 14, 2020 or until rescinded, but shall be limited to seven (7) days unless it is necessary by Executive Order for additional seven (7) day increments as permitted by law.

  • The May 4, 2020 Health Directive No. 3, issued by the Shelby County Health Department, will continue in effect in the City of Bartlett until May 18, 2020, unless superseded before then.
  • Executive Order 11-2020

5/4/2020 - The Shelby County Health Department released Health Directive No. 3 on May 4, 2020. This is what the City of Bartlett TN is currently operating under. 

SC Health Directive No. 3 dated 05-04-2020

4/30/2020 - The duration of the State of Emergency will continue through May 7, 2020 or until rescinded but shall be limited to seven (7) days unless it is necessary by Executive Order for additional seven (7) day increments as permitted by law. Bartlett Civil Emergency Dated April 30, 2020  

4/30/2020 - Mayor COVID-19 Video update

4/30/2020 - Back to Business Press Release

Effective Monday, May 4, 2020 the City of Bartlett, along with Shelby County and the other municipalities within Shelby County, will be entering into Phase 1 on the Back-to-Business framework document.

4/29/2020 - Mayor COVID-19 Video update

4/27/2020 - BACK TO BUSINESS FRAMEWORK FOR SHELBY COUNTY

The City of Bartlett along with all the other municipalities in Shelby County have agreed on a re-opening plan for all of Shelby County. The opening date for Phase 1 has not been announced and will be data driven.

Back to Business Framework

Back to Business Framework Grid

Back to Business COVID Compliant Protocol

4/24/2020 - The duration of the State of Emergency will continue through April 30, 2020 or until rescinded, but shall be limited to seven (7) days unless it is necessary by Executive Order for additional seven (7) day increments as permitted by law.  Executive Order Extending through April 30, 2020 

4/22/2020 - Mayor COVID-19 Video address

4/17/2020 - The duration of the State of Emergency will continue through April 24, 2020 or until rescinded, but shall be limited to seven (7) days unless it is necessary by Executive Order for additional seven (7) day increments as permitted by law.  Executive Orders 

4/10/2020 - MAYOR A. KEITH McDONALD EXTENDS SAFER AT HOME DIRECTIVE & CLOSURE OF NON-ESSENTIAL BUSINESSES - Executive Order 07-2020 

4/3/2020 - Bartlett Civil Emergency Executive Order 06-2020 extended through 4/10/2020

3/30/2020 - Volunteer Board and Commissions meetings cancellations for April 2020 - List of cancellations 

3/27/2020 - Bartlett Civil Emergency Executive Order, Dated 03-27-20 

3/24/2020 - Safer at Home FAQs 

3/23/2020 - Bartlett’s Emergency Executive Order-Safer at Home, 3-23-20 

3/21/2020 - Civil Emergency Proclamation and Executive Order, No. 03-2020, signed 3-21-20 

3/20/2020 - Mayor’s Declaration of State of Emergency

3/20/2020 - Mayor’s Civil Emergency Proclamation

3/18/2020 - Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting scheduled for March 24 cancelled.

3/18/2020 - Code Enforcement Policy for Inspections 4/22/2020 Back to normal

3/18/2020 - City Hall and Annex closed to Public

Message from the Mayor of Bartlett TN

3/16/2020 - Parks and Recreation facilities closed until further notice

Parks and Recreation Closings and Schedule Changes due to COVID-19

Bartlett Animal Services updated policies affected by COVID-19

Bartlett Library is closed until further notice!

Concerns about COVID-19 from the City of Bartlett

Link to Video from Fire Chief Terry Wiggins