The Texas Attorney General has issued a letter to the Gunnison County Department of Health and Human Services saying the fifth amended Public Health Order unlawfully discriminates against nonresident homeowners.
As Gunnison Valley residents struggle to cope with tighter restrictions through a fifth amended Public Health Order, more discouraging news came to light this week — the county recorded its second death due to complications from COVID-19, and the Senior Living Center has seen an outbreak of the illness.
The parking lot of Hartman Rocks Recreation Area has become crowded with local residents seeking relief from stay-at-home orders. However, concerns about whether recreationists are social distancing have arisen. On Saturday, more than 60 vehicles were seen parked closely at the base area. See page A4.