Here's how the COVID-19 pandemic has unfolded in Texas since March


A downtown Austin building showed the state of Texas with a heart inside during the early days of the coronavirus pandemic in the state. Miguel Gutierrez Jr./The Texas Tribune

When did the novel coronavirus first start to affect Texas and Texans? We put together a timeline of the state’s efforts to protect public health during the pandemic, and how those restrictions and provisions have changed over time.

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