Bellaire - Meyerland - West U Edition | May 2020

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FROMAMY: On behalf of the Community Impact Newspaper family, I want to thank all of those on the front lines and the behind-the-scenes heroes who are out daily facing the dangers of COVID-19, making an impact and serving our community. The stories of sacrice by so many are truly inspirational and heartwarming. You have my sincerest thanks. Amy Godfrey, GENERALMANAGER

PUBLISHERS AND FOUNDERS John and Jennifer Garrett PUBLISHERHOUSTONMETRO Jason Culpepper ASSOCIATE PUBLISHER Kristina Shackelford GENERAL MANAGER Amy Godfrey, agodfrey@communityimpact.com EDITORIAL EXECUTIVE EDITOR Joe Lanane MANAGING EDITOR Marie Leonard SENIOR EDITOR Matt Dulin CITY HALL REPORTER Emma Whalen

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FROMMATT: While there are dozens of eorts to develop vaccines and treatments for COVID-19, we should be proud to root for our own Texas Medical Center, which could help deliver some game-changing breakthroughs. As reporter Hunter Marrow’s front-page story details, the expertise and resources here are impressive and inspiring. Matt Dulin, SENIOR EDITOR

Now Open, Coming Soon &more TRANSPORTATIONUPDATES 9 Loop 610/I69 interchange work &more BUSINESS 10 Business owners face uncertain future EDUCATION 13 Houston ISD’s new grading policy CITY& COUNTY 14 News fromHouston, Harris County & Bellaire INSIDE INFORMATION 15 Learn how to make a face mask ASKA REALTOR 20 How is COVID19 aecting the market?

REPORTER Hunter Marrow COPY CHIEF Andy Comer COPY EDITORS Ben Dickerson, Kasey Salisbury STAFFWRITERS Beth Marshall, Danica Smithwick ADVERTISING SALES DIRECTOR Tess Coverman DESIGN CREATIVE DIRECTOR Derek Sullivan ART PRODUCTIONMANAGER Tessa Hoee SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER Anya Gallant GRAPHIC DESIGNER Stephanie Torres STAFF DESIGNER Chase Brooks BUSINESS GROUP PUBLISHER Traci Rodriguez CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER Claire Love ABOUT US John and Jennifer Garrett began Community Impact Newspaper in 2005 in Pugerville, Texas. The company’s mission is to build communities of informed citizens and thriving businesses through the collaboration of a passionate team. CONTACT US

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