Community Report 20-059 July 22, 2020 7:00 PM
CDC Guidance for Personal Activities
Help Protect Yourself and Others from COVID-19
Practice social distancing. Stay 6 feet (2 arm's lengths) from other people.
Wear a cloth face covering. Be sure it covers your nose and mouth to help protect others. You could be infected and not have symptoms.
The CDC recommendations for protecting yourself
from COVID 19.
EOC and LSA Status as of 7/22
|Face Masks Distributed||1,252,819|
|Glove Pairs Distributed||400,053|
Daily Positive Cases
(select Brevard and cases by county tab)
Total Test Results to Date
(Scroll to Brevard report)
Workforce Recovery Assistance Program
Workforce Recovery Assistance Program, available to small businesses (fewer than 50 employees) impacted by COVID
19 can apply to have employee pay covered for up to 16 weeks. Deadline to file is July 31. For information visit Career Source Brevard.
Small Business PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) Kits
Small business PPE Kits for businesses with 25 employees or less are available. For information visit the BrevardCARES page.
The Housing and Human Services Coronavirus Assistance Program
The Housing and Human Services Coronavirus Assistance Program application form is available for download. Applicants must review and submit all of the required
documents and attachments to qualify for assistance.
Brevard County Farmers Market
Brevard County Farmers Market is open Thursdays from 3 PM to 6 PM. Links to each of the vendors can be found at Brevard County Farmers Market.
- Through August 31 when SNAP/EBT is used, they will double the amount purchased. The amount purchased will be given in the form of orange tokens, and can be used with most all of the vendors.
- The matching dollars will be given in the form of green tokens and can only be used for fresh produce or plants that produce fruits, veggies, or herbs.
- There is currently no limit on the match and tokens do not expire.
Community Feeding Operations
- For information on food pantry locations and how to access help, utilize the United Way of Brevard’s COVID-19 Community Resource guide.
It is recommended that you call ahead to verify availability.
- Brevard County Public Schools continue to offer meals for all children up to 18 years old at 15 food distribution sites until July 31.
- Food distribution sites are open Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays only from
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM. Food distribution sites.
- Brevard County Parks and Recreation Department will be participating in the Summer Food Service Program until Friday, August 7. Drive up and walk up service will be available from 10:30 AM –12:30 PM.
- Brevard County has partnered with the Children's Hunger Project to distribute 4,000 weekend meals.
- To date, Brevard County VOAD feeding operation has distributed 1.4 million meals.
Brevard County COVID-19 Testing Sites
- Florida Department of Health in Brevard (DOH-Brevard) is offering free COVID-19 testing.
- Call 321-454-7141 for an appointment.
- Every Monday, Wednesday, Friday until further notice from 8:30 AM to 12 PM and 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM DOH Brevard Viera Clinic, 2555 Judge Fran Jamieson Way, Viera
- Thursday, July 16 from 9 AM to 2 PM at Parker Memorial Missionary Baptist Church, Cocoa
EFSC Palm Bay Campus
- Free drive-through, no appointment required, testing at the Eastern Florida State College, Palm Bay Campus located at 250 Community College Parkway. (Use the entrance from San Filippo Dr. SE & Jupiter Blvd.)
- Testing will be available seven days a week from 9 AM to 5 PM for individuals over the age of 18.
- Photo ID is required for all who desire testing, to verify they are of legal age.
- Pro-Health & Fitness, 255 Borman Drive, Merritt Island. Monday – Saturday, 9 AM to Noon
- To register for an appointment, call 321-434-3131
- Pre-registration is required at all testing locations. For appointments, call 321-268-6139 or text “covid test” to 321-204-1699. Tuesday afternoons, Parrish Health and Fitness Center parking lot, 2210 Cheney Hwy, Titusville.
- Wednesday afternoons, Greater St. James Missionary Baptist Church, grass lot south of church
2396 Harry T. Moore Ave. Mims
- Thursday afternoons, Harry T. Moore Social Services Center parking lot
725 S. Deleon Ave. Titusville
- Friday mornings, Parrish Medical Offices parking lot
7075 US 1 Port St. John
- Saturday mornings, Gibson Youth Center parking lot
835 Sycamore St. Titusville
EOC Partner Status
|Patrick Air Force Base||Patrick Air Force Base COVID-19 Updates|
|Brevard Public Schools|
Brevard County School Board voted to delay the start of 2020 21 school year to August 24.
Winter break will be reduced from 12 days to 10 days from December 18 January 1.
City Hall and the offices at Nancy Hanson Recreation Complex are closed to public visitors. All city services remain intact and meetings will be by appointment only.
Cape Canaveral COVID-19 Information
New Cape Canaveral COVID 19 wastewater test results released.
Residents and visitors are encouraged to wear a face covering in places open to the public.
City of Cocoa COVID-19 Information
City business patrons are required to wear protective face coverings. All businesses affected by this order must place
a placard with information listed.
All city fire stations are closed to visitors until August 10.
Other city building require an appointment and mandatory masks.
Face coverings are required for employees and visitors to Town Hall.
Grant Valkaria COVID-19 Information
Town Hall services are closed to the public. Town Hall services continue to remain available virtually via 321-723-2242 or by email email@example.com.
Police services may be reached at 321-723-7788 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
|Indian Harbour Beach|
Face coverings are required for businesses and patrons as well as in designated city facilities.
Indian Harbor Beach COVID-19 Information
Malabar COVID-19 Information or call 321-727-7764.
Moratorium on utilities late fees and service disconnections for nonpayment ends August 3
City of Melbourne COVID-19 Information
|Melbourne Beach||Melbourne Beach COVID-19 Information|
Daily operations continue by phone and email. Visitors to the office will be escorted and screened.
E-mail Melbourne Village, call (321) 723-8300 or visit Melbourne Village website.
City has implemented the requirement that all employees are to wear masks/face coverings at all times while on the job, with limited exceptions allowed. Standardized signage has also been placed on entry doors for all city owned facilities asking visitors to wear face coverings, and advising that masks will be provided upon entry. However, this is not mandatory for visitors and there is no current enforcement mechanism in place.
Moratorium on utility late fees and service disconnections for nonpayment end July 31. Contact customer service at (321) 952 3420 to discuss options and arrangements that are available.
Palm Bay COVID-19 information.
Face coverings are required in indoor public locations and outdoors when not maintaining
social distancing from others.
Palm Shores COVID-19 Information
The use of face masks is strongly encouraged within the city limits.
Rockledge COVID-19 Information
Emergency ordinance 01 2020 requires face
coverings for city employees and visitors to any indoor city owned facility
Emergency ordinance 02 2020 directs businesses to post
face covering policies on their doorway and requires essential businesses to mandate face coverings for all customers and employees.
Satellite Beach COVID-19 Information
City Resolution 21-2020 encourages face coverings at all indoor locations
The city has temporarily closed the Harry T. Moore facility for cleaning and employee COVID 19 testing. Services remain available remotely by calling 321 567 3987 or email
email@example.com. We anticipate reopening the Center on Monday, July 27.
Titusville COVID-19 information
City Council has adopted an Emergency Ordinance requiring all businesses in West Melbourne to post their face mask policy, employers of ten identified “essential businesses” to require their employees to wear masks while inside public areas of their business, and requiring customers of the identified “essential businesses” to wear a mask while inside the business.
The ordinance also allows other West Melbourne businesses, at their discretion, to opt into the ordinance such that the Police Department would be able to enforce the ordinance within their particular business.
Municipal buildings are closed to the public except for the purpose of City Council and City board meetings, and for voting on election days. All persons entering buildings must wear a face covering.
West Melbourne COVID-19 information
State / National Highlights
Governor DeSantis has deployed a second round of Incident Management Teams to all long term care facilities to check on infection control, screening procedures & PPE
supply. The state has twenty COVID exclusive facilities to relieve the pressure on both long term care facilities and hospitals.
Governor DeSantis issued Executive Order 20-166 , extending Executive Order 20-94 regarding limited extension of mortgage foreclosure and eviction relief until August 1.
Brevard County Emergency Management is also providing updates via the following social media accounts:
Text Message Updates: Text BrevardEOC to 888-777
State / National