FORT BEND, Texas Fort Bend County Judge KP George, along with the Department of Health and Human Services and the Office of Emergency Management, will hold a media briefing Monday to provide an update on lowering the county’s COVID-19 risk level.
The press conference will take place at 14.00. KPRC 2 will bring a livestream of the event.
Two years ago, on March 4, the first confirmed COVID-19 case in Texas was discovered in Fort Bend County. As a result of the cases found during the pandemic, a shutdown of a wide range of economic and social interactions created challenges for families, businesses and communities.
According to George, Fort Bend County is one of the most vaccinated counties in the state with 87% of Fort Bend County residents age 5 and up receiving one dose, 78% age 5 and up being fully vaccinated, nearly 100% of residents 65 and up. up to receive one dose and 97% of 65 and above are fully vaccinated.
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