Hood County Residents and Businesses
Due to the high number of COVID-19 hospitalized patients in Trauma Service Area E (which includes Hood County) , as of December 8, 2020, all restaurants, retail stores, office buildings, manufacturing facilities, gyms and exercise facilities and classes, museums, and libraries in all counties in Trauma Service Area E are required to return to maximum 50 percent occupancy levels as directed under, Governor Abbott’s Executive Order GA-32 dated Wednesday, October 7, 2020.
Per the GA-32- any Trauma Service Area that has had seven consecutive days in which the number of COVID-19 hospitalized patients as a percentage of total hospital capacity exceeds 15 percent, until such time as the Trauma Service Area has seven consecutive days in which the number of COVID-19 hospitalized patients as a percentage of total hospital capacity is 15 percent or less.
Trauma Service Area E includes the following counties:
- Collin County Cooke County
- Dallas County Denton County
- Ellis County Erath County
- Fannin County Grayson County
- Hood County Hunt County
- Johnson County Kaufman County
- Navarro County Palo Pinto County
- Parker County Rockwall County
- Somervell County Tarrant County
- Wise County
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