Fort Lauderdale and other towns across Florida are putting proactive measures in place to quell the spread of COVID-19. Disruptions to school, work, and major public gatherings are already manifesting and it’s important to stay up to date on what’s happening in the Fort Lauderdale, FL community.

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Florida COVID-19 Cases

Florida New Coronavirus Cases: 1,941
Florida Total Coronavirus Cases: 7,159,610
Florida New Coronavirus Deaths:
Florida Total Coronavirus Deaths: 81,308
U.S. New Coronavirus Cases: 36,714
U.S. Total Coronavirus Cases: 98,104,113
U.S. New Coronavirus Deaths: 370
U.S. Total Coronavirus Deaths: 1,083,798
Last updated September 29 2022
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Coronavirus News for Fort Lauderdale

‘Bleisure’ travelers give some Fort Lauderdale hotels a lift by lingering for longer stays

"Bleisure" travelers, people who come to town for both business and pleasure, are giving some downtown Fort Lauderdale hotels a lift as visitors stick around a little longer to take in local ... More info »

Sun Sentinel on MSN - 09/26/2022 04:53am

COVID-19: Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area Among the Most Dangerous in America

The Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL metro area consists of Miami-Dade County, Broward County, and Palm Beach County. As of July 10, there were 40,002.4 confirmed cases of COVID-19 per ... More info »

24/7 Wall St - 07/11/2022 05:50pm

Cruise ships sailed on despite the coronavirus. Thousands of people paid the price.

Meeting with industry executives in Fort Lauderdale ... at least eleven crew members have died from COVID-19 — four of them in South Florida hospitals. Twenty-seven year old Pujiyoko, a Royal ... More info »

Miami Herald - 09/26/2022 02:02am

Florida's jobless rate is below the national average and at a level before the COVID-19 pandemic

The unemployment rate of 2.7% is unchanged from July, and an estimated 293,000 Floridians were out of work last month. More info »

wusfnews.wusf.usf.edu - 09/17/2022 07:00am

COVID-19: Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area Among the Most Dangerous in America

The Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL metro area consists of Miami-Dade County, Broward County, and Palm Beach County. As of May 3, there were 36,054.4 confirmed cases of COVID-19 per ... More info »

24/7 Wall St - 05/05/2022 05:57pm

How do you feel your community is responding to the coronavirus crisis:

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