Democrat Lina Hidalgo unseated Republican incumbent Ed Emmett for Harris County Judge.
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Average number of daily new cases up 250% in Harris County, judge says
Judge Lina Hidalgo wants you to do two things this holiday season: don't gather in large groups and get tested for COVID-19.
Cancel big Thanksgiving plans and gatherings, says Harris County Judge Hidalgo
HOUSTON - Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo ... community- get tested and cancel big gatherings for the holidays. “We are in a war against this virus. Things should not be normal when it is a time of ...
Texas' Largest County Sends Emergency Alert Asking Residents to Cancel Holiday Plans Amid 250% COVID Case Increase
"This is simply not the time for gatherings and get-togethers with people you don't share a home with," said Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo.
Alert sent to all Harris County residents discourages gatherings, urges COVID-19 testing
With Thanksgiving approaching, Harris County health authorities are using every tool they have at their disposal in an effort to curb the spread of COVID-19.
Hidalgo Pleads For Limited Thanksgiving Gatherings As County’s Top Doctor Steps Down
Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo once again urged county residents to limit their contacts with the outside world ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday and as COVID-19 continues to ravage our community.
Hidalgo Blames State, Federal Leaders For COVID-19 ‘Half Measures’ In State Of County Message
Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo said the county was moving in the wrong direction in dealing with the pandemic, indirectly blaming Gov. Greg Abbott for reopening the state too soon.
Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo hints at another local lockdown
Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo said another strong effort to cut down the rising cases of COVID-19 may be on the horizon, saying "another pull-back is necessary." In her "State ...
Harris Co. Judge Lina Hidalgo on rising cases: 'Another pull-back is necessary'
Judge Hidalgo said another strong effort to cut down rising COVID-19 cases may be coming soon, saying "another pull-back is necessary." ...
'We are headed in the wrong direction' | Judge Hidalgo urges tougher response to COVID-19
We are headed in the wrong direction,” Hidalgo said. The county judge made the comments during the Greater Houston Partnership’s annual State of the County event, which was held virtually because of ...
Harris County OKs $2.5M to help poor immigrants fight deportations
Harris County on Tuesday approved $2.5 million for a taxpayer-funded legal services program for poor immigrants facing deportation, including $500,000 to assist those who are crime victims secure ...
24-hour voting underway in Harris County
Let's get the opportunity ... "It's good to know that if I stay late at work I'll have somewhere to go,” Guerrero said. "Before I leave for the day, I'm just gonna hop down the street and go vote." ...