As state revenues take hit, business group wants lawmakers to reconsider private partnerships for road projects
With congestion levels worsening and funding shortfalls looming, officials with the newly formed Keep Texas Moving said public-private partnerships could advance projects through optional toll lanes, among other means.
Karen Alexander, a nursing professor at University of Houston-Clear Lake, said some activities are safer than others, even while following proper public health guidelines.
The percentage of ICU patients who have tested positive for COVID-19 in Harris County continues to hover in the 43%-47% range.
The county also reported 73 recoveries and another COVID-19 death.
Houston-area districts discuss online and in-person learning options.
In a July 22 update, the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission states that breweries may not have customers consume alcohol on patios.
“We still have buyers in Friendswood ask if the house did flood. It does affect them in that it takes them longer to sell, but it does still sell." Frances Caballero, Stanfield Properties Operations Manager
The University Interscholastic League released July 21 modifications to the 2020-21 UIL calendar and updated COVID-19 risk mitigation guidelines that will take effect Aug. 1.
Pearland and Alvin each reported 47 cases July 20.
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Harris County coronavirus count: 9 deaths confirmed July 20, including 2 Houston Public Works employees
A total of 1,326 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed July 20 in Harris County, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the county to 57,095, including 37,844 active cases and 18,706 recovered cases.
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Harris County judge, health director: Local schools should not open for in-person classes before October
"The prevalence of the virus in our community means that it would be unsafe for schools to return in-person at this time or in the near future," county officials wrote in a July 20 letter.
Nearly half of all ICU beds in use in TMC institutions were occupied by patients with the viral disease.
High turnout in July primary runoff elections has set the stage for potentially record-breaking turnout in November.
A look at coronavirus case counts, recoveries and deaths July 17-19
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Houston-based attorney Juan Vasquez offered several tips and insights for business owners looking for relief as they navigate the challenges of COVID-19.
Parents had until July 19 to enroll in Alvin Virtual Learning.
Texas Education Agency receives $200M in CARES Act funds for e-learning devices, internet connectivity solutions
The Texas Education Agency will receive $200 million in federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act funding for the purchase of e-learning devices and home internet solutions to enable remote learning for students who lack connectivity in the upcoming 2020-21 school year.
The county also reported 32 recoveries and two more COVID-19-related deaths.