Here are some notable updates from South Houston on the outbreak of coronavirus that readers may have missed.
Construction underway for coronavirus medical shelter at NRG Stadium
Construction crews began work April 6 on a medical shelter that will assist the Houston area’s hospital system should any hospitals surpass capacity during a surge of COVID-19 cases.
Coronavirus cases in Brazoria County still increasing, reach over 150
There were a total of 151 cases of the new coronavirus in Brazoria County as of April 6, with eight cases being reported over the weekend and seven reported April 6.
Eleven League City employees contract coronavirus; several cleared, return to work
Eleven League City employees have tested positive for COVID-19; however, several of them have been cleared of the coronavirus and have returned to work.
How to participate in Katy-area city, county meetings April 6-10
Katy-area municipalities and counties are providing livestreaming options for members of the public to watch their meetings during the coronavirus pandemic.
Katy officials extend disaster declaration, postpone appointment of local health authority
Katy City Council extended the city's disaster declaration in response to the coronavirus pandemic but tabled the appointment of a health authority at its April 6 special meeting.
Where to order delivery, curbside, takeout in Pearland, Friendswood
This article features a list of Pearland and Friendswood restaurants open for takeout, curbside or delivery as well as businesses that sell alcohol or have special deals.
Haley Morrison, Jake Magee, Jen Para Morgan Slutzky and Nola Z. Valente contributed to this report.