Desantis, Florida, Broward discussed on South Florida's First News with Jimmy Cefalo

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Of the stuff in place till April thirtieth and then we'll see what you know what it looks like after that but I haven't set a specific date because I think it's more important to do it right then necessarily try to have an artificial deadline governor DeSantis working with a hand picked group of experts to figure out the best way to reopen Florida businesses recommendations are expect to be given to him by Friday arts Broward could also start to reopen soon county mayor Dale Holness says he's looking at re opening some public spaces like parks boat ramps and golf courses at least one elected official in South Florida things were moving too fast amber park state representative chevron John says it's too soon to dangerous and it would be irresponsible to put a dollar sign on someone's life and governor de Santis maintains a Florida has flattened the curve this even as the state reports another forty four corona virus related deaths and nearly twenty seven thousand coronavirus cases more than half of those cases are still located in Miami Dade and Broward in Miami Dade County jails there is also a big rise in cases of coronavirus the Florida department corrections announcing fifty nine inmates have tested positive for covered nineteen lesson two weeks ago there was just one case and so far only twenty five percent about the county's inmates have been tested it's now nine thirty four and appears a majority of Americans do you prefer to stay home until health experts not lawmakers tell them otherwise a new Reuters Ipsos poll shows over seventy percent think quarantine measures should be lifted until the green lights given by health professionals that includes eighty eight percent of Democrats in over half of Republicans the survey comes as protests against staying at home orders pop up across the country those demonstrating want to see the economy re open and get America back to normal that's D. near Chico for more on the corona virus go to the I heart radio app and tap the podcast app for the latest news and information I'm Natalie Rodriguez trying to work from home charging hardly working right now everyone has different ways they've been affected I can use the money to buy some toilet paper but we all wonder when things can return to normal D..

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