CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Here is our Monday, May 4 update on the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Coral Springs and beyond.


The latest numbers (according to Florida Department of Health, updated May 4)

- Coral Springs has 205 cases – unchanged from Sunday.

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- In the zip codes of Coral Springs and surrounding cities:

104 in the 33063 zip code.

108 in the 33065 zip code.

37 in the 33067 zip code.

159 in the 33068 zip code.

73 in the 33071 zip code.

56 in the 33073 zip code.

48 in the 33076 zip code.

- Broward County has 5,249 cases.

- Florida has 36,897 cases.

- Total tested in Florida: 444,814 (Negative: 407,373)

- Total deaths in Florida: 1,399

- Total hospitalized in Florida: 6,119

(The number of cases, above, does not reflect how many people have recovered from the virus.)


Today’s news:

- What are your thoughts on Broward School Public Schools’ distance learning and wellness programs? School administrators want you to take a survey. They are looking for public input to help them improve online learning and pinpoint where families and staff need wellness support. The survey needs to be completed by May 14. Here’s the link.  

- Broward County is starting a mobile, in-home coronavirus testing Wednesday for elderly or disabled residents. The program is available to homebound people who are unable to access existing drive-through or walk-in testing sites across the county. Mobile testing will initially operate on weekdays from 9-12 p.m., then from 1-4 p.m. Learn more here.


Recent stories:

- Speeches, Roll Calls, and Live TV – Broward Schools Offer Details on Virtual Graduations

- Coral Springs Eases Restrictions on Non-Essential Businesses

- Family of Coral Springs Baby Got First Glimpse of Him From Outside The Hospital

- Coral Springs Couple: He died of Coronavirus. She Got Sick Too But Now Feels Better.


Open for business:

Check out our list of Coral Springs restaurants offering delivery and/or takeout service.


Also, worth reading:

- Coral Springs starts fund to raise money for those with financial needs

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

- Latest unemployment numbers for Coral Springs



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