Forecasts for national economic recovery continue to develop. Hopes for the speedy implementation of a COVID-19 vaccine may not be a reality.
Following several weeks of confusion and concerns about the repayment of loans, the popularity of the Small Business Administration’s Payment Protection Program seems to be waning. Businesses around the country continue to work on safely reopening.
COVID-19 cases continue to increase as total positive cases in Florida exceed 55,000. Universities develop reopening plans. Data shows that the tourism industry has taken a major hit.
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Numbers as of End-of-Day 6/2/20
There have now been 57,447 cases throughout the state of Florida and 2,530 deaths.
Totals by county:
Duval: 1,660 cases and 51 deaths
Hillsborough: 2,285 cases and 81 deaths
Orange: 2,048 cases and 41 deaths
Manatee: 1,074 cases and 98 deaths
Pasco: 394 cases and 15 deaths
Pinellas: 1,335 cases and 90 deaths
Polk: 1,053 cases and 58 deaths
Sarasota: 647 cases and 80 deaths
For updated data, visit: https://fdoh.maps.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashboard/index.html#/8d0de33f260d444c852a615dc7837c86.
Florida Department of Health: https://floridahealthcovid19.gov/
U.S. Chamber of Commerce: https://www.uschamber.com/coronavirus
Florida Chamber of Commerce: https://www.flchamber.com/follow-facts-not-fear/
Tampa Chamber of Commerce: https://www.tampabaychamber.com/Your-Chamber/Newsroom/coronavirus-updates.aspx
Ybor Chamber of Commerce: http://ybor.org/covid-19/
Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce: https://jaxchamber.com/coronavirusbusinessresources/
Lakeland Chamber of Commerce: https://www.lakelandchamber.com/covid-19-resources/
St. Pete Chamber of Commerce: https://www.stpete.com/resource-guide-for-coronavirus-covid-19/