BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. — Emergency management, public safety and the Florida Department of Health said Thursday it is important to remain vigilant against COVID-19.
“We’re still very much in the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Don Walker, Brevard County director of communications. “People cannot let their guard down and (should) continue practicing ... CDC recommendations.”
On Thursday, Brevard County officials provided their latest COVID-19 update. Here are the key takeaways.
- The Florida Department of Health in Brevard County said it has one of the highest COVID-19 testing rates in the state.
- Walker said Brevard County’s positivity rate has averaged anywhere between 4% and 12% on a daily basis.
- The Brevard County manager on Thursday signed the community’s 30th local state of emergency in response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
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