New Hill County COVID-19 restrictions start Wednesday
County average still twice as high as target to avoid new restrictions
Last updated 11/2/2020 at 1:03pm
Hill County Public Health Director and Health Officer Kim Larson said this morning that a health officer order imposing new restrictions to try to reduce the spread of COVID-19 will be signed today and will go into effect Wednesday at 5 p.m.
Larson has said that this order would go into effect if the number of new cases in the county exceeded an average of 50 per day per 100,000 residents — an average of a little more than 8 per day for Hill County — between Monday of last week and Sunday.
She said the calculated per day was 136.06 per day per 100,000.
The update released by the Hil...