467 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Cy-Fair from Oct. 24-28

Harris County continues to report more confirmed COVID-19 cases in the Cy-Fair area. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Harris County continues to report more confirmed COVID-19 cases in the Cy-Fair area. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Harris County continues to report more confirmed COVID-19 cases in the Cy-Fair area. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

As of Oct. 28, at least 21,855 COVID-19 cases have been confirmed across the 10 ZIP codes that fall within Cy-Fair ISD’s boundaries. This includes 1,992 active cases, 19,679 recoveries and 184 deaths, according to Harris County Public Health.


The total number of confirmed cases has increased by 467 since Oct. 23, including two coronavirus-related deaths.

Data shows there are 160,532 total cases in Harris County, 25,772 of which are active as of Oct. 28. Find comprehensive data for Harris County here.
By Danica Lloyd
Danica joined Community Impact Newspaper as a Cy-Fair reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a journalism degree from Union University in Jackson, Tennessee. She became editor of the Cy-Fair edition in March 2020 and continues to cover education, local government, business, demographic trends, real estate development and nonprofits.


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An effort to widen White Oak Bayou is one of several flood mitigation projects that are moving forward in Jersey Village, according to a series of Nov. 30 announcements. (Shawn Arrajj/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Construction has also begun on a separate project to widen White Oak Bayou.

Construction begins on new Timewise Food Store and Exxon gas station in Bridgeland

Officials with the The Howard Hughes Corporation—the development company behind the Bridgeland master-planned community in Cypress—announced Nov. 19 that construction has begun on a 5,200-square-foot Timewise Food Store and Exxon gas station at the intersection of Tuckerton and Mason roads in Bridgeland.

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Shoot 360 is coming soon to the Cy-Fair area. (Courtesy Shoot 360)
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Shoot 360 uses interactive technology to help athletes develop their shooting, passing and ball-handling skills.

With the biennial Texas Legislative Session set to begin Jan. 12, a number of bills have already been filed by state representatives and senators who cover the Cy-Fair area. (Courtesy Fotolia)
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Harris County continues to report more confirmed COVID-19 cases in the Cy-Fair area. (Community Impact staff)
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The Harris County Justice Administration Department is working to release final reports and launch pilot programs in early 2021. (Courtesy Fotolia)
Harris County Justice Administration Department makes headway on countywide criminal justice studies

The department is working to release the final versions of several studies and launch pilot programs with local law enforcement groups in early 2021.

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced a COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan for the state Nov. 23 for a vaccine he said could be available as soon as December. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
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The vaccine could start being distributed "as early as next month," according to a Nov. 23 news release.

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The Port of Peri Peri coming soon to The Vintage area

This will be the sixth Texas location for the eatery, which is known for its open-flame-grilled chicken basted with its signature sauces made from African bird's eye chilies mixed with fresh herbs and spices.

Nekter Juice Bar is now open in Cypress. (Courtesy Nekter Juice Bar)
Nekter Juice Bar opens new Cypress location

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