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A selection of resources from Forbes, Entrepreneur, and Inc.
Numbers as of End-of-Day 6/16/20
There have now been 80,109 cases throughout the state of Florida and 2,993 deaths.
Totals by county:
Duval: 2,112 cases and 59 deaths
Hillsborough: 4,029 cases and 103 deaths
Orange: 3,437 cases and 47 deaths
Manatee: 1,483 cases and 116 deaths
Pasco: 560 cases and 16 deaths
Pinellas: 2,523 cases and 107 deaths
Polk: 1,566 cases and 75 deaths
Sarasota: 789 cases and 92 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/