Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis ordered the closure of all beaches and many businesses in Palm Beach and Broward Counties on Friday until the end of the month.
Local governments are making a lot of the big COVID-19 decisions.
This is what is happening in Lake Worth in Palm Beach County, Florida. City leaders yelling and accusations of city officials turning off residents' power during a pandemic. (45 cases in Palm Beach County) pic.twitter.com/bwOYKuEzm5
— Brian Entin (@BrianEntin) March 21, 2020
Just spoke with a county employee in Palm Beach, FL who is very distressed. The person believes he/she was exposed to coronavirus and has self-quarantined, but the county refuses to allow work-from-home: person is being forced to use PTO/sick time. What say you, @GovRonDeSantis?
— Michael Tracey (@mtracey) March 21, 2020