- Alamo Drafthouse said it won't reopen Friday because it would need "countless new procedures and equipment," but Texas Monthly points out that there's also nothing new to watch.
- A report from The Intercept: workers at large companies like Amazon, Instacart, Whole Foods, Walmart, Target and FedEx will stage walkouts on Friday.
- The governor said travelers from Louisiana no longer need to self-quarantine, KUT reports.
- KXAN has video of several people vandalizing City Hall on Monday night.
- In commercial real estate news, the ABJ reports that VRBO has stopped construction on its new HQ at the Domain, and the new 25-story office tower at 405 Colorado Street lost its anchor tenant. ($)
Austin’s iconic Nau’s Enfield Drug hopes see to the business return to its heyday amid pandemic woes
First dates over frosty milkshakes. Family outings for juicy hamburgers.
Nau's Enfield Drug, which opened in 1951, has been a lot of things to a lot of people over its long history in Austin.
The Texas Department of State Health Services will allocate 332,750 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine to 212 providers this week, with the bulk assigned to hub providers that are focused on widespread community distribution events. Six of those providers are in Travis County.
With the latest allocation of 16,450 sent to Travis County this week, the county will have received 104,275 doses of the vaccine. Local public health officials estimate that there are 285,000 area residents who fall in the 1A and 1B priority groups, meaning that around 37% of them should have access to doses seven weeks into the rollout process.
Here's where the latest allotment is going:
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