CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Here is our Monday, August 10, update on the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Coral Springs, Broward County, and Florida, according to Florida Department of Health.

 

Coral Springs:

- 38 new cases reported Monday. (2,726 total cases)

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- In the zip codes that include all of Coral Springs or part of it:

51 new cases in the 33063 zip code since Saturday. (1,658 total cases)

39 new cases in the 33065 zip code since Saturday. (1,687 total cases)

13 new cases in the 33067 zip code since Saturday. (500 total cases)

15 new cases in the 33071 zip code since Saturday. (999 total cases)

25 new cases in the 33073 zip code since Saturday. (1,035 total cases)

16 new cases in the 33076 zip code since Saturday. (674total cases)

 

Broward County:

- 679 new cases reported on Monday. (62,898 total cases)

Positivity rate (a key local indicator of infection spread): 9.5% -- it’s the rate of people testing positive out of those taking the test.

- 18 new deaths reported on Monday. (821 total deaths) (1% of all cases)

- 58 new people hospitalized reported on Monday. (3,904 total people hospitalized) (6% of all cases)

 

Florida:

- Florida had 4,247 new cases reported on Monday. (536,961 total cases)

- Florida had 91 new deaths reported on Monday. (8,277 total deaths) (2% of all cases)

 

Today’s news:

- Perspective: Coral Springs college student makes hard decision to go back to campus during coronavirus

- Sunday report: Coral Springs businesses issued warnings for coronavirus violations

- Poverty rate doubled in Coral Springs since 1990. Will it go up higher during pandemic?

- Coral Springs Farmer’s Market won’t open this fall due to coronavirus

 

Locations for testing sites:

- Coral Springs and regional COVID-19 testing sites

 

Employment:

- Check out this website for jobs in Coral Springs and other cities throughout South Florida

 

Also, worth reading:

- Coral Springs offers businesses help applying for state and federal funds

- Coral Springs issues guidelines on sports leagues and pool

 

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