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Monday’s Show: Mask Order Takes Effect, And Preparing For Hurricane Season In A Pandemic (April 27, 2020)

On Monday’s Houston Matters: Masks are now mandatory in public in Harris County, preparing for hurricane season during a pandemic, a bug expert answers your questions, and the latest news in sports.

On Monday’s Houston Matters: Starting today in Harris County, you have to cover your face in public or you could be subject to a fine. It’s the latest move by the county to flatten the COVID-19 curve. But the rule is not without controversy. Dr. Umair Shah of Harris County Public Health brings us the latest on the response to the virus here.

Also this hour: We learn about the unique challenges of preparing for hurricane season during a pandemic.

Plus a bug expert from the Houston Museum of Natural Science answers your questions about insects in Greater Houston.

And we discuss the punishment the Red Sox received for their sign-stealing offenses and other developments in sports.


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