Location, Brevard County

Month: March 2020

Brevard County Scanner and News

Coronavirus – 3/31 7pm Report

Cases are sill on the rise, Brevard is now at 37.

Gender reveal sparked 10-acre brush fire in Brevard, officials say

Officials warn incidents could take away from coronavirus response. Source: Gender reveal sparked 10-acre brush fire in Brevard, officials say BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. — Brevard County is under a burn ban and Brevard County Fire Rescue Chief Mark Schollmeyer says people need to follow the rules, especially during this coronavirus pandemic. They have already seen…
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Economic impact payments: What you need to know | Internal Revenue Service

Check IRS.gov for the latest information: No action needed by most people at this time IR-2020-61, March 30, 2020 WASHINGTON – The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service today announced that distribution of economic impact payments will begin in the next three weeks and will be distributed automatically, with no action required for most…
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Florida Schools To Open No Earlier Than May 4

Florida Department of Education Commissioner Richard Cocoran recommended that school districts remain closed through Friday, May 1, 2020. School districts around Florida are already announcing that they will re-open no earlier than Monday, May 4, 2020, including Brevard Public Schools. “Per the Florida Department of Education along with guidance from the Florida Department of Health…
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Brevard County EOC at Level 1 Activation for COVID-19

Monday, March 30, 2020 Brevard County EOC at Level 1 Activation for COVID-19 BREVARD COUNTY, FL. – In order to more broadly address the COVID-19 pandemic, the Brevard County Emergency Operations Center is now operating at Level 1 activation. A Level 1 activation provides for the full participation of Emergency Management personnel as well as…
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Message from Rita Pritchett County Commission District 1

The coronavirus is very contagious. The goal is to not overwhelm the hospital and healthcare system so that they can treat those that are high risk and very sick and have the ability to do so. All counties are showing lower numbers of the virus due to – not every person who is symptomatic will…
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Coronavirus – 3/30 11am Report

One new case in Brevard, 500+ new cases in Florida.

Coronavirus – 3/29 7pm Report

Brevard at 30 cases. Just shy of 500 new cases Florida wide..

Coronavirus – 3/29 Noon Report

Brevard now at 28. Surrounding Counties: Orange at 228, Osceola at 83, Seminole at 76, Volusia at 47. Statewide at 4246.

Florida surgeon general sends emergency alert to phones

Cell phones across the state of Florida went off Saturday with an emergency alert related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The alert was from the Florida Surgeon General and it was asking people who are 65 and older or have medical conditions to stay home. It also reminded everyone to follow social distancing.