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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Safer at Home Emergency Order

COVID-19 UPDATE-Safer At Home Emergency Order

The City of Margate has issued a Safer-at-Home Emergency Order to complement Broward County Order 20-03 directing a Shelter-in-Place: Safer at Home Policy. Effective at 12:01 a.m. on March 28th, Margate residents are required to stay at home.

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Do not Flush Wipes

Do Not Flush Wipes

Please do not flush disinfecting wipes, baby wipes, paper towels, and napkins down the toilet as they disrupt sewage flow further downstream. Please dispose of these items in your garbage. Thank You.

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Assistance Programs and Unemployment Info


There are a variety of government assistance programs, financial companies, non-profit organizations, and utilities willing to step in to help those who may be unemployed or otherwise can’t afford to pay bills due to the coronavirus.

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Restaurants Open for Take-out and Delivery

Coronavirus - Restaurants

The City of Margate is encouraging our community to help support and sustain local businesses, and staff have reached out to our restaurants to share information about their ongoing food service operations. Please find restaurants that are open here.

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Designated Shopping Times for Seniors

Coronavirus - Shopping Times

Several stores are offering designated times for seniors to shop without the crowds. Please click below for more information.

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Getting Tested for COVID-19

Coronavirus - City News -Getting Tested

Have questions about getting tested for COVID-19? Click below for information about how to get tested for coronavirus and more helpful information.

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Resources for Margate Businesses

Coronavirus - Business Resources

City officials know that the decisions to restrict restaurants, close bars and practice social distancing have a significant impact on our business community. We appreciate our business owners and have included resources to assist during this time.

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Posted on: March 4, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates and Information

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The FL Department of Health is working closely with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to monitor the current outbreak of COVID-19. Please find updates from the City of Margate, CDC, Governor's Office and other useful information here.

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Posted on: October 25, 2019

Census 2020: Help Shape Margate's Future

City News 2020 US Census

The U.S. Census Bureau is promoting the 2020 Census with the focus “Shape your future. START HERE.” The Census Bureau is the federal government’s largest statistical agency that provides current facts and figures about Americ...

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