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Thursday’s Houston Matters: Police Reform And Evaluating Safe Restaurants (June 25, 2020)

On Thursday’s show: A new police reform task force in Houston, restaurant safety during COVID, depicting a small Texas community in film, and staying safe during a pandemic in the summer heat.

On Thursday’s Houston Matters: We take a look at Mayor Sylvester Turner’s new task force on police reform.

Also this hour: We talk with Eric Sandler from CultureMap and Barbara Stewart from the University of Houston about how local restaurants can make consumers feel safe during the pandemic.

Plus, Joshua Zinn talks with local critic Cary Darling and writer and director Channing Godfrey Peoples about a new Texas-based film called Miss Juneteenth.

And we learn how to stay safe from both the summer heat and COVID-19 from Dr. Don Briscoe from the University of Houston College of Medicine.

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