Category: Miami

Miami Enforcing Mandatory Face Coverings with New Enforcement Unit
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Miami Enforcing Mandatory Face Coverings with New Enforcement Unit

Miami, the area of Florida hit hardest by the Chinese coronavirus, is doubling down on its mask order, reportedly deploying a team of dedicated police officers to enforce the requirements. Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez announced the updated mask order on July 1, requiring masks “in all public spaces inside and outdoors throughout Miami-Dade County.”…

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Miami Mayor Gimenez: ‘Protests Had a Lot to Do with’ Florida Coronavirus Spike
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Miami Mayor Gimenez: ‘Protests Had a Lot to Do with’ Florida Coronavirus Spike

Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez acknowledged the waves of protests and civil unrest have something to do with the current COVID-19 flare-up going on around the country. Gimenez also blamed other gatherings for the increase, which he said included socializing at beaches, bars and restaurants. “I think obviously the protests had…

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