City Manager Updates
City Manager Update | Jan. 14
As of January 13, 2021 at 0925am, there are 24,917 COVID-19 cases in Brevard County (24,561 Brevard residents and 356 non-residents). There are a total of 1,542 hospitalizations and 562 fatalities. There are 1779 COVID-19 cases In Titusville.
The total number of Florida residents vaccinated is 707,478 with 646,327 receiving the first dose and 61,151 completing the two dose series. Yesterday 1,180 Brevard County residents received the first vaccine dose, 36 residents received the second dose for a total of 1,216 vaccinated. Cumulativy, 18,876 Brevard County residents have received the first dose, 197 residents have received the second dose for a total of 19,073 vaccinations.
Here’s the website to review the vaccination status: http://ww11.doh.state.fl.us/comm/_partners/covid19_report_archive/vaccine/vaccine_report_latest.pdf
Please review the COVID Vaccine Fact Sheet and screening questions on the COVID-19 Vaccine Screening and Consent Form prior to your appointment. If you answer 'yes' to some screening questions, you will need to bring a doctor's note to receive the COVID-19 vaccination. Print and complete the COVID-19 Vaccine Screening and Consent Form to bring to the appointment for more efficient service.
The Moderna COVID-19 vaccination series is two doses, given one month apart. If you receive one dose of the Moderna vaccine, you should receive a second dose of the same vaccine one month later to complete the vaccination series. After vaccination, you will be asked to park nearby for 15 minutes to be monitored for adverse reactions. Please visit "Moderna Facts and Privacy" for additional information on what to expect during and after the vaccination.
More information about the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine can be found at https://www.modernatx.com/covid19vaccine-eua/recipients/.
For the COVID-19 Vaccine consent form and for the Moderna Facts and Privacy form visit FDOH Brevard’s COVID-19 Testing Information at http://brevard.floridahealth.gov/events/2021/01/covid19-vaccination.html
Everyone, including those who have received both doses of vaccine, should continue to follow CDC recommendations on wearing face coverings, social distancing, and practicing good hand hygiene.
The COVID-19 Vaccine Information and Key Points for our county may be found at this link: Brevard County COVID-19 Vaccine Information (brevardfl.gov)
Information regarding the Pfizer – BioNTech vaccine may be found at this link: Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine | cvdvaccine.com
Information regarding the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine may be found at this link: Vaccine Recipient Overview | Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine (EUA) (modernatx.com)
The health and safety of our Citizens and Staff remains the City’s top priority. During this public health emergency, the City has taken extraordinary measures to safeguard our employees while continuing to provide the high quality services our citizens demand. City Staff will continue to exercise the extra precautionary measures issued by our City Council Resolution and the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to help safeguard them and those with whom they come into contact during the performance of their duties. The city will continue to provide extra disinfecting cleaning for high traffic areas and touch points, protective face coverings, hand sanitizing stations, and encourage appropriate social distancing.
As a reminder wear a face covering when not maintaining social distancing from other persons, wash your hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, use hand sanitizers when washing your hands is not possible, limit touching your eyes, nose and mouth with your hands, avoid close contact with sick people, stay home when you are sick, follow respiratory etiquette by coughing/sneezing into you sleeve, and consider offering fist bumps, elbow bumps or other greetings instead of the hand-shake.
Parrish Medical Center is providing testing in North Brevard by appointment only. You must pre-register at: http://www.parrishhealthcare.com/covid19registration or by calling 321-268-6139 or text “covid test” to 321-204-1699.
Florida Department of Health Daily Report: http://ww11.doh.state.fl.us/comm/_partners/covid19_report_archive/cases-monitoring-and-pui-information/state-report/state_reports_latest.pdf
Florida Department of Health Daily Report by County: http://ww11.doh.state.fl.us/comm/_partners/covid19_report_archive/cases-monitoring-and-pui-information/county-report/county_reports_latest.pdf