COVID-19 Community News
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.
The City of Pensacola Parks and Recreation Department will close Roger Scott Tennis Center, all city tennis courts and public restrooms in city parks by the close of business Monday, April 6. Additional Info...
Parks managed by the City of Pensacola remain open to the public during the COVID-19 pandemic, but playgrounds and other shared equipment are closed to the public. Additional Info...
Gov. Ron DeSantis issued Executive Order 20-91 Wednesday, April 1 regarding essential services and essential activities during the COVID-19 emergency. The "safer at home" order goes into effect at 12:01 a.m. Friday, April 3 and expires Monday, April 30. Additional Info...
City of Pensacola Inspection Services will be implementing operational changes to minimize the risk to employees during the COVID-19 pandemic, including temporarily suspending in-person inspections of occupied dwellings or buildings. Additional Info...
In order to minimize the risk of exposure to COVID-19 for City of Pensacola employees, many city services have transitioned to online or phone only until further notice. Additional Info...
Parks managed by the City of Pensacola remain open to the public during the COVID-19 pandemic, but park visitors should not use playground equipment, park benches, and other shared public surfaces. Additional Info...
The City of Pensacola is following Executive Order 20-71 issued Friday, March 20, by Gov. Ron DeSantis, directing all restaurants in Florida to suspend on-premises food and alcohol consumption for customers and requiring gyms and fitness centers to close. Additional Info...
Bars and nightclubs in Escambia County and the City of Pensacola must close for 30 days starting at 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 17, per an executive order from Gov. Ron DeSantis. Additional Info...
Escambia County and the City of Pensacola are canceling all publicly-permitted events with 50 or more people in an abundance of caution related to COVID-19. The action is being taken in response to a recommendation from the CDC. Additional Info...
Due to concerns related to COVID-19, the City of Pensacola is closing all community centers and programs to the public effective today, Monday, March 16, until further notice. Additional Info...