Fort Bend County Judge KP George lowers COVID-19 risk level from yellow to green

Fort Bend County Judge KP George lowers COVID-19 risk level (KPRC 2)

FORT BEND, Texas – Fort Bend County Judge KP George lowered the county’s COVID-19 risk level from yellow to green Monday afternoon.

Two years ago on March 4, the first confirmed COVID-19 case in Texas was discovered in Fort Bend County. As a result of the cases found during the pandemic, a shutdown of a wide range of economic and social interactions created challenges to families, businesses, and communities.

According to George, Fort Bend County is one of the most vaccinated counties in the state with 87% of Fort Bend County residents ages 5 and up receiving one dose, 78% ages 5 and up being fully vaccinated, nearly 100% of residents 65 and up receiving one dose, and 97% of 65 and up being fully vaccinated.


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