CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Here is our Friday, August 28, update on the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Coral Springs, Broward County, and Florida, according to Florida Department of Health.
- 18 new cases reported Friday. (3,133 total cases)
(The zip code data will now be provided weekly.)
- 387 new cases reported on Friday. (70,513 total cases)
Positivity rate (a key local indicator of infection spread): 4.87% -- it’s the rate of people testing positive out of those taking the test.
- 6 new deaths reported on Friday. (1,175 total deaths) (2% of all cases)
- Florida had 3,849 new cases reported on Friday. (615,806 total cases)
- Florida had 89 new deaths reported on Friday. (10,957 total deaths) (2% of all cases)
- Latest Coral Springs business issued warning for coronavirus violations
- Coral Springs residents can apply for Covid-19 housing relief assistance through new Broward County program
- Broward schools superintendent hopes students can return to classrooms this fall
- Applications for housing assistance in Coral Springs closed minutes after opening Monday
- Coral Springs entrepreneur donates masks and hand sanitizer to fire department
- Jobless rate in Coral Springs goes up due to lagging recovery from coronavirus
Locations for testing sites:
- Coral Springs and regional COVID-19 testing sites
- 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
- Latest Coral Springs unemployment rate
- Coral Springs issues guidelines on sports leagues and pool
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