Township issues reminders during COVID surge
During the current nationwide surge in COVID-19 cases, particularly the Delta variant, the Township reminds residents to stay safe and well and to help mitigate the spread of the virus.
Montgomery County Public Health District, in conjunction with the Montgomery County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, confirms record high levels of active COVID-19 cases in Montgomery County.
Montgomery County also confirms one additional death related to COVID-19:
- A woman in her 60s, from Conroe, died in the hospital. She had co-morbidities in addition to testing positive for COVID-19. She was not vaccinated.
The testing positivity rate in Montgomery County remains at 20% as of Monday, September 13, 2021
The Harris County COVID-19 Threat Level
remains at Level 1 (Severe Threat).
The reports of Montgomery County are posted on the Township website under County News Releases/Partner Agency Notifications.
Harris County items are also posted there as received. In addition, social media feeds from both agencies can be viewed by scrolling down at www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov/covid19. COVID-19 VACCINATION AVAILABILITY
COVID-19 vaccines are widely available locally at hospitals, healthcare provider offices, pharmacies and retailers. To find a vaccine near you, please visit www.vaccines.gov/search/
. Here you can search based on zip code and vaccine preference (Pfizer, Moderna or Johnson & Johnson). Texans can also register online at GetTheVaccine.dshs.texas.gov
. You will be notified by email or text when and where to get the vaccine.
The FDA recently gave full approval to the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine
, which will be marketed as Comirnaty, for the prevention of COVID-19 disease in individuals 16 years of age and older.