COVID-19 Community News
Click here to view city council ordinance NO. 15-20 requiring face coverings inside businesses within city limits.
COVID-19 VACCINE INFORMATION
FDOH-Escambia announced its COVID-19 Vaccination Program. COVID-19 vaccines are currently being prioritized for: health care providers with direct patient contact and Escambia County residents 65 years of age and older. If you are in one of these groups and interested in receiving a vaccine, please complete the Vaccination Request Form. Completion of this form confirms interest in vaccination. It does not secure an appointment for vaccination. FDOH-Escambia will schedule appointments based on supply availability.
Florida has launched a COVID-19 Vaccine Report that will be updated daily. This report includes a breakdown of who has received the vaccine by age, race, sex and county. As of January 3, 4,062 Escambia County residents have received the first vaccine dose.
COVID-19 INFORMATION FROM THE STATE OF FLORIDA:
The City of Pensacola continues to stay in daily contact with health officials at the Florida Department of Health in Escambia County, Escambia County Emergency Management and local hospitals in regard to public health concerns related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19).
The City will continue to update our residents on COVID-19 as we receive information and make changes, please sign up for our news flashes and alerts to receive notification of these announcements.
Information from other reliable sources can be found at the links below:
- Florida Department of Health
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- World Health Organization
- US Department of Labor
- Department of Homeland Security Pandemic Preparedness
- John Hopkins Coronavirus Tracking Map
- Florida Department of Health Coronavirus Tracking Map
The Florida Department of Health in Escambia County Coronavirus Call Center is now available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 1 (866) 779-6121 or you can email your questions to COVIDemail@example.com
Visit floridahealth.gov for the most up-to-date resource for information and guidance regarding COVID-19 in Florida.
Other Community COVID-19 Resources
Construction of the 9th Avenue Stormwater Infrastructure Project Phase 2 will begin Monday, April 12, which will repair and rehabilitate two stormwater manholes located near the intersection of 9th Avenue and Salamanca Street. Additional Info...
Upon additional analysis of pier 70, and to safely re-open the bridge, other repair work is required, resulting in a delay in the bridge re-opening to the week of May 31, 2021. Additional Info...
The City of Pensacola invites the public to provide input April 13 and April 14 on Phase I of the Downtown Hashtag Connector Project, which is a catalytic project supporting the city's goal to create a more connected public waterfront in Pensacola. Additional Info...
Drivers will encounter intermittent inside lane closures on West Cervantes Street, between Dominguez Street and A Street beginning Monday, March 29. Additional Info...
United Airlines will offer expanded service to Pensacola, Gateway to the Gulf Coast, with four new nonstop destinations beginning in May 2021: Cleveland (CLE), Milwaukee (MKE), Cincinnati (CVG), and Pittsburgh (PIT). Additional Info...
Spirit Airlines today announced More Go to the Florida Panhandle, with plans to bring Spirit Signature Service, brand new Airbus planes and industry-leading low fares to Pensacola International Airport starting June 10. Additional Info...
The City of Pensacola is now accepting applications for the spring cycle of the Fiscal Year 2020-21 Pensacola Neighborhood Challenge Grant Program through Friday, April 30. Additional Info...
American Airlines has announced today it will begin daily, nonstop service from Pensacola International Airport to LaGuardia Airport this summer. The Texas based carrier says the service is scheduled to begin in June and run through September. Additional Info...
The 2021 Mayor's Neighborhood Cleanup Schedule is now available, with the first cleanup of the year scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 30 in the downtown area, including portions of surrounding neighborhoods. Additional Info...