CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Here is our Friday, Oct. 23, update on the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Coral Springs, Broward County, and Florida, according to Florida Department of Health.

 

Coral Springs:

- Since Oct. 19, 82 new cases as reported Friday. (3,711 total cases)

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Broward County:

- Since Oct. 19, 1,429 new cases as reported Friday. (82,706 total cases)

Positivity rate (a key local indicator of infection spread) on Friday: 4.56%

- Since Oct. 19, 4 new deaths as reported Friday. (1,519 total deaths) (2% of all cases)

 

Florida:

- Since Oct. 19, 15,053 new cases as reported Friday. (771,780 total cases)

- Since Oct. 19, 319 new deaths as reported Friday. (16,340 total deaths) (2% of all cases)

 

Latest Covid-19-Related headlines:

- Coral Springs Receives $710,000 In Federal Funds To Help Businesses Survive the Pandemic

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- Congressman Presses For More Local Control In Handling Covid-19 During Coral Springs Coconut Creek Chamber Meeting

- “It’ll Be Nice Getting Off Credit:” Coral Springs Woman Finds Job After Six Month Search During Pandemic

 

Locations for testing sites:

- Coral Springs and regional COVID-19 testing sites

 

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