The loss of extra unemployment support could send numbers back down, however.
Fort Bend County reports 100th coronavirus-related death, sees hospitalizations decline July 27-Aug. 1
During the week of July 27-Aug. 1, Fort Bend County Health & Human Services reported 661 new coronavirus cases.
Sheriff R. Glenn Smith, 61, died Aug. 1 from an apparent heart attack.
The statement was released after Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton earlier this week said that local districts have the sole authority to close schools due to the ongoing pandemic.
Commissioners Court and county staff considered the financial impact of the coronavirus pandemic on both the county and its residents.
Harris County coronavirus count: Recoveries jump, active cases fall under new case tracking definitions
The confirmed number of COVID-19 recoveries in Harris County jumped over the August 1 weekend as the city of Houston began operating under a new record keeping protocol that redefines recoveries to include any cases where it has been "28 days or more since the case was reported, or released from [the] hospital and [is] not deceased."
"We have to take the valve off. It’s a pressure cooker."
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As of July 30, more than 45,000 cases have been reported in Houston and over 71,000 in Harris County overall since the outbreak began.
The airport is for both military and public use and is located about 17 miles southeast of downtown Houston.
The event, which will be livestreamed, will also include a historical review of the nonprofit, photos and special guest videos.
The vast majority of the new cases and deaths were confirmed in the city of Houston.
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The new junior high school will open at 25737 Clay Road, Katy, in August 2021.
Texas Association of School Administrators asks state for more local control, clear guidelines in 2020-21
TASA leaders said in the letter that changing guidelines coming from the state are overly complicated and have only created confusion.
Teachers, students, parents and administrators can access classes, assignments and grades through the system whether learning from the classroom or elsewhere.
All classes will be conducted live, giving students the opportunity to engage with teachers and fellow classmates.
Face masks will be required of guests in lobbies, hallways, restrooms and in auditoriums when not eating or drinking.
The nonprofit is offering a place for people to shower, have a meal and do laundry during the coroanvirus pandemic.
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The hospitalization trendline has slowly been moving downward in the county since around July 9. It has remained almost completely unchanged over the past five days.
FEMA has adjusted its pre- and post-disaster response due to COVID-19.