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Seminole County News Release

By Kim Fulford | March 26, 2020 | Comments Off on Seminole County News Release

SEMINOLE COUNTY, FL (March 26, 2020)- Seminole County Office of Emergency Management has been under a Local State of Emergency (LSE) since March 2, 2020, and continues to monitor COVID-19. There are currently 39 confirmed cases in Seminole County, 36 of which are Seminole County residents. Updates can be found at prepareseminole.org and on the…

Update from Seminole County Government

By Kim Fulford | March 26, 2020 | Comments Off on Update from Seminole County Government

The nature of the coronavirus crisis means that local economies are experiencing a reverberating effect across retail, hospitality, food and beverage, tourism, and entertainment industries. Seminole County Government is here to support you so that you can protect your business while at the same time protect yourself, your employees, and your customers.   As you…

Seminole State Student Chosen As One of 290 Newman Civic Fellows

By Jennnifer Johnson | March 24, 2020 | Comments Off on Seminole State Student Chosen As One of 290 Newman Civic Fellows

SANFORD, Fla. (March 23, 2020) – Seminole State College of Florida student Megan Anderson’s passion for her community is being recognized. Anderson was among the 290 students across the nation to be selected as a 2020 Newman Civic Fellow. The fellows are made up from students across 39 states, Washington D.C., Greece, Lebanon and Mexico.…

Due to COVID- 19 Seminole County Schools Providing Essentials for Students

By Jennnifer Johnson | March 23, 2020 | Comments Off on Due to COVID- 19 Seminole County Schools Providing Essentials for Students

Due to COVID-19, Seminole County Public Schools is seeing an increase in need for food and other essential items for our students. Currently, SCPS has over 1,200 homeless students and 30,000 students in low-income households. These working families are feeling the burden of the economic slowdown. The Foundation exists to enhance education in Seminole County…

SBA Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus

By Kim Fulford | March 23, 2020 | Comments Off on SBA Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus

• The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering designated states and territories low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Upon a request received from a state’s or territory’s Governor, SBA will issue under its own authority, as provided by the Coronavirus…

Taking Precautionary Measures Regarding the Coronavirus COVID-19 City of Sanford City Hall Closed To the Public As of Monday, March 23, 2020

By Kim Fulford | March 23, 2020 |

The City of Sanford continues to take the threat of the Coronavirus very seriously as this is a rapidly evolving situation. We are actively monitoring all levels of government communications, from Federal, State, County and fellow Municipalities. Due to the continuing threat of the Coronavirus pandemic on our local population, starting Monday, March 23, 2020,…

SCPS TO OFFER FREE MEALS FOR STUDENTS- MARCH 23-27

By Jennnifer Johnson | March 18, 2020 | Comments Off on SCPS TO OFFER FREE MEALS FOR STUDENTS- MARCH 23-27

ZOO TEMPORARILY CLOSED AMID CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS

By Jennnifer Johnson | March 18, 2020 | Comments Off on ZOO TEMPORARILY CLOSED AMID CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS

Zoo Temporarily Closed Amid Coronavirus (COVID-19) Concerns

By Kim Fulford | March 16, 2020 |

SANFORD, Fla., March 14, 2020—Based on the recommendation of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Florida Department of Health, and in close consultation with the Seminole County Office of Emergency Management, the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens will be temporarily closed to the public, effective immediately. “The health and safety of…

SCPS TO OFFER FREE MEALS FOR STUDENTS MARCH 23 – 27

By Kim Fulford | March 16, 2020 |

For Immediate Release: Contact: Michael Lawrence, APR March 15, 2020 Communications Officer 407-320-0471 SCPS TO OFFER FREE MEALS FOR STUDENTS WEEK OF MARCH 23 – 27 (SANFORD, FL) Seminole County Public Schools (SCPS) will be providing FREE Breakfast and Lunch meals for its students (18 years old and younger) during the extended school closure period…

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