Plano In the News



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Thursday, July 2

Plano

Plano Mayor Disappointed Council Didn’t Adopt Mask Mandate (KTVT-TV CBS 11) July 1

https://dfw.cbslocal.com/video/4611220-plano-mayor-disappointed-council-didnt-adopt-mask-mandate/

Plano City Council Narrowly Passes Unenforceable Face Mask Ordinance After Hours of Debate (Local Profile) July 1

https://localprofile.com/2020/07/01/plano-city-council-narrowly-passes-unenforceable-face-mask-ordinance-after-hours-of-debate/

At Least Half A Dozen North Texas Cities, Counties Implement Mask Mandates for Businesses (KTVT-TV CBS 11) July 1

https://dfw.cbslocal.com/2020/07/01/texas-cities-counties-implement-mask-mandates-businesses/

Fast-casual Ikigai Udon restaurant in Plano closes after 3 years in business (Community Impact) July 1

https://communityimpact.com/dallas-fort-worth/plano/impacts/2020/07/01/fast-casual-ikigai-udon-restaurant-in-plano-closes-after-3-years-in-business/?type=article&utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=newsletter_article

North Texas

Dallas County adds more than 700 new COVID-19 cases in one day (KDFW-TV Fox 4) July 2

https://www.fox4news.com/news/dallas-county-adds-more-than-700-new-covid-19-cases-in-one-day

Dallas County reports 708 new coronavirus cases, far surpassing previous one-day high (Dallas Morning News) July 2

https://www.dallasnews.com/news/public-health/2020/07/02/dallas-county-reports-708-new-coronavirus-cases-far-surpassing-previous-one-day-high/

Allen won’t consider requiring masks at businesses during COVID-19 outbreak, city says (Dallas Morning News) July 2

https://www.dallasnews.com/news/2020/07/02/allen-wont-consider-requiring-masks-at-businesses-during-covid-19-outbreak-city-says/

Dallas Mother of 3 Dies After Complications Following COVID-19 Battle (KXAS-TV NBC 5) July 1

https://www.nbcdfw.com/news/coronavirus/dallas-mother-of-3-dies-after-complications-following-covid-19-battle/2399361/

Fitness Studio Owner Worries Gyms Might Close Next If COVID-19 Cases Don’t Flatten (KXAS-TV NBC 5) July 1

https://www.nbcdfw.com/news/coronavirus/fitness-studio-owner-worries-gyms-might-close-next-if-covid-19-cases-dont-flatten/2399368/

At Least Half A Dozen North Texas Cities, Counties Implement Mask Mandates For Businesses (KTVT-TV CBS 11) July 1

https://dfw.cbslocal.com/2020/07/01/texas-cities-counties-implement-mask-mandates-businesses/

Parkland Hospital in Dallas is opening its fourth unit to treat COVID-19 patients (KDFW-TV Fox 4) July 1

https://www.fox4news.com/news/parkland-hospital-in-dallas-is-opening-its-fourth-unit-to-treat-covid-19-patients

Travelers, employees required to wear face covering at DFW Airport starting Thursday (KDFW-TV Fox 4) July 1

https://www.fox4news.com/news/travelers-employees-required-to-wear-face-covering-at-dfw-airport-starting-thursday

First Baptist Dallas confirms positive cases among choir members ahead of vice president’s visit (KDFW-TV Fox 4) July 1

https://www.fox4news.com/news/first-baptist-dallas-confirms-positive-cases-among-choir-members-ahead-of-vice-presidents-visit

Cook Children’s Hospital seeing spike in COVID-19 cases among kids (KDFW-TV Fox 4) July 1

https://www.fox4news.com/news/cook-childrens-hospital-seeing-spike-in-covid-19-cases-among-kids

Concerns grow in Tarrant County as COVID-19 cases continue to surge (KDFW-TV Fox 4) July 1

https://www.fox4news.com/news/concerns-grow-in-tarrant-county-as-covid-19-cases-continue-to-surge

Texas

Closures and Curfews Hit Texas Beaches Ahead of July 4 Holiday Weekend (KXAS-TV NBC 5) July 2

https://www.nbcdfw.com/news/local/texas-news/closures-and-curfews-hit-texas-beaches-ahead-of-july-4-holiday-weekend/2399668/

Texas won’t specify where hospital beds are available as coronavirus cases hit record highs (WFAA-TV) July 2

https://www.wfaa.com/article/news/health/coronavirus/texas-wont-specify-where-hospital-beds-are-available-as-coronavirus-cases-hit-record-highs/287-2b8aeb26-0132-4d6b-baec-d029685a1a79

’The disease is a human issue’: LULAC demands action from Gov. Abbott regarding COVID-19 among Latinos (WFAA-TV) July 2

https://www.wfaa.com/article/news/health/coronavirus/lulac-sends-letter-to-gov-greg-abbott-regarding-covid-in-hispanic-community/287-0c337af5-833f-4715-8f14-f0e04c2d5081

Big Bend National Park Temporarily Closes Following Positive COVID-19 Case (KTVT-TV CBS 11) July 2

https://dfw.cbslocal.com/2020/07/02/big-bend-national-park-temporarily-closes-following-positive-covid-19-case/

Texas Education Agency: 1 in 10 students have disengaged during the pandemic (Community Impact) July 1

https://communityimpact.com/austin/central-austin/dallas-fort-worth/2020/07/01/texas-education-agency-1-in-10-students-have-disengaged-during-the-pandemic/?type=article&utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=newsletter_article

Other

What will the long-term effects of COVID-19 pandemic be on our nurses? (WFAA-TV) July 2

https://www.wfaa.com/article/news/deep-dive-texas/what-will-the-long-term-effects-of-covid-19-pandemic-be-on-our-nurses/285-11009e16-bcd4-4c14-8696-45eda694712e

1 in 20 people have asymptomatic COVID-19, Dallas doctor says (KDFW-TV Fox 4) July 1

https://www.fox4news.com/news/1-in-20-people-have-asymptomatic-covid-19-dallas-doctor-says