COVID-19 Information

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This page is intended to provide resources available for local and global information related to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

7/2/2020 Alert! – Governor Abbott amends Order restricting gatherings in excess of 10 people. Read the entire Order here: https://www.westutx.gov/DocumentCenter/View/6036/Texas-proclamation-amending-GA-28-mass-gatherings.

7/2/2020 Alert! – Governor Abbott issues Order mandating face covering. Read the entire Order here: https://www.westutx.gov/DocumentCenter/View/6037/EO-GA-29-use-of-face-coverings-during-COVID-19-IMAGE-07-02-2020.

Local Statistics/Metrics – visit the City of Houston’s COVID Dashboard for an interactive dashboard of metrics: https://houstoncovid19recovery.org/harris-county-houston-case-dashboard/ or the Texas Department of State Health Services (TXDSHS): https://txdshs.maps.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashboard/index.html#/0d8bdf9be927459d9cb11b9eaef6101f

COVID-19 Medical Resources – for the most current trusted medical information regarding the virus, social distancing, and other preventative measures, visit the following sources:

Local Emergency Management Offices – for the most current press releases, including required work and sheltering measures, visit your local Office of Emergency Management (or similar department) and register for notification alerts. Major office websites are provided here:

Scam Notification – protect yourself against scam charities, malware, phishing emails, and other attempts to take advantage of fear and generosity by reviewing and reporting information through the following sources:

Testing – if you are interested in information related to COVID-19 testing:

Economic Relief – to learn more about the benefits available to small business and individuals at this time, visit the following sources: