UPDATED: See a Georgetown-specific timeline of coronavirus events March 3-May 8

Updated 2:20 p.m. May 8



The ever-evolving story of coronavirus and its impacts has changed everyday life in a short period of time. Here is a timeline of coronavirus in Georgetown over a 10-week span from March 3 to May 8.



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MOST RECENT

Census worker
2020 census: Bureau prepares nonresponse follow-up field operations

For individuals who have not responded to the 2020 census, one of about 500,000 census takers will visit the their household between Aug. 11-Oct. 31.

Georgetown’s May sales tax revenue defied projections. (Courtesy Pexels)
DATA: Georgetown’s May sales tax revenue defies projections

In its first full month of reopening since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, Georgetown sales tax revenue picked up again.

Unemployment claims by Georgetown residents have dropped slightly as the pandemic continues, according to Texas Workforce Commission data. (Designed by Chance Flowers/Community Impact Newspaper)
DATA: Unemployment claims by Georgetown residents drop slightly as pandemic continues

Georgetown saw a slow in unemployment claims between May 27 and June 27.

Williamson County confirmed cases of coronavirus rose July 7. (Screenshot courtesy Williamson County)
167 additional coronavirus cases, 1 death confirmed in Williamson County on July 7

Currently, 112 patients are hospitalized, and 33 are in intensive care, per the report.

Georgetown ISD announced preliminary plans to offer classes in person and at home next school year. (Screenshot courtesy Georgetown ISD)
Georgetown ISD announces preliminary plans to offer classes in person and at home next school year

“Know this is fluid. We are going to navigate this together and communicate as effectively as we can as frequently as we can," GISD Superintendent Fred Brent said.

The Texas Education Agency released guidelines about on-campus activities, attendance requirements, and health and safety precautions for the 2020-21 school year. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Texas Education Agency issues guidelines for 2020-21 school year

The guidelines address on-campus activities, attendance requirements, and health and safety precautions that should be enforced at Texas schools this year.

Edward Logan is the new CEO of Sport Clips Inc. (Courtesy Sport Clips Inc.)
New Sport Clips Haircuts CEO to succeed founder

In his early work with Sport Clips, Edward oversaw the company-owned stores, taking many of them to top performers within the system.

In-person appointments for driver license renewal and replacement are now being offered at driver license offices across the state. (Nicholas Cicale/Community Impact Newspaper)
Texas driver license offices reopen for in-person renewal, replacement services

The second phase of reopening announced July 7 expanded services offered at driver license offices.

New guidelines released by ICE require foreign students to take mostly in-person classes to stay in the U.S. on education visas. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
New U.S. guidelines require exchange students to take in-person classes this fall

The guidelines released by ICE require foreign students to take mostly in-person classes to stay in the U.S. on education visas.

The Texas Education Agency and Renaissance have partnered to give students unlimited access to enhanced digital books in English and Spanish. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Texas students given access to thousands of books, news articles for summer reading through TEA partnership

The Texas Education Agency and Renaissance have partnered to give students unlimited access to enhanced digital books in English and Spanish.

The State Fair of Texas is expected to return in 2021. (Courtesy Kevin Brown/State Fair of Texas)
State Fair of Texas cancels 2020 season

This is the eighth time in the fair’s 134-year history that the event has been called off.