The City of Titusville, Florida / Emergency Management / City Manager Updates / City Manager Update 04/29/20 - 9AMCity Manager Update 04/29/20 - 9AM
The health and safety of our citizens and Staff is the City’s top priority. All City facilities remain closed to the general public. City employees are working to serve our community like always. Staff continues to provide essential services to citizens through the preferred use of technology and telephones. Public Safety, Public Works, and Water Resources departments continue essential services with minimum disruptions.
The pandemic currently affects over 185 countries, with more than 3,098,391 cases worldwide, including 1,008,066 cases in the United States. There are 268 confirmed COVID-19 cases, and 8 deaths in Brevard County.
OMNI Healthcare will be opening a third test site in Merritt Island tomorrow (30 Apr) at 1pm. Make appointments by calling (321) 802-5515 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Senior Resource Alliance Home Energy Assistance Program for the elderly (EHEAP) – Assists eligible seniors with their home energy bill when an energy crisis exists. To qualify for assistance, applicants must be age 60 or older, meet income requirements and actively experiencing a home energy crisis, such as delinquent or past due payments. For more information, 1-800-96-ELDER or visit http://www.seniorresourcealliance.org/
For information from the Florida Department of Health specific county daily report can be found at this link: https://floridahealthcovid19.gov/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/FL_County.pdf
President Trump signed H.R. 266 – Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act: the legislation provides $310 billion in additional funding for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), $60 billion more for the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Disaster Loan Program, $75 billion in funding for hospitals and healthcare providers, and $25 billion to support our nation’s testing efforts.