VIDEO: Gov. Greg Abbott explains latest steps to quell COVID-19 in Texas
Gov. Abbott: "If Texans commit to wearing face coverings in public spaces and follow the best health and safety practices, we can both slow the spread of COVID-19 and keep Texas open for business. I urge all Texans to wear a face covering in public, not just for their own health, but for the health of their families, friends, and for all our fellow Texans.”
Violators of face mask requirement could face fines of up to $250 on second and subsequent violations.