Coronavirus: All City of Palm Bay facilities will be closed to the public until April 30. Essential municipal service operations will continue with limited staffing. Coronavirus Information and Resources

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Virtual City Council Meetings

Beginning April 8th, 2020 City Council will hold weekly Special Council Meetings every Wednesday in a virtual format to comply with social distancing guidelines and prevent the spread of COVID-19. Learn More

Governor DeSantis Issues Executive Order 20-91

On April 1st, 2020, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis issued Executive Order Number 20-91 entitled Essential Services and Activities During COVID-19 Emergency. The Executive Order, which directs Floridians to stay at home for the next 30 days unless seeking or carrying out essential services, will be effective at 12:01 am on April 3rd, 2020. This Order will expire on April 30th, 2020 unless extended by subsequent order. Read More

Mayor Capote discusses the impact the Safer at Home order will have on Palm Bay residents.

City Manager Lisa Morrell discusses the effect the Safer at Home order will have on Palm Bay residents.

 We are here for you! City Manager Lisa Morrell addresses the citizens of Palm Bay.

All City of Palm Bay facilities will be closed to the public for the health and safety of Palm Bay citizens and City personnel during the COVID-19 crisis. The closure will extend through at least April 30th, 2020. While the City of Palm Bay facilities will be closed to the general public, essential municipal service operations will continue with limited staffing to comply with social distancing guidelines to limit the spread of COVID-19.

COVID-19 Call Center: (866) 779-6121 or email

The Florida Department of Health (DOH) has created a call-in number for questions relating to #COVID19 which is available 24/7. You can also visit their website at for the most up-to-date information.

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COVID-19: Business Damage Assessment Survey

Post Date:03/17/2020 4:35 PM

In response to COVID-19, the State of Florida has activated the Business Damage Assessment Survey to assess the impact of COVID-19 on local business operations to help direct State resources and enable access to Federal programs. The City encourages any business affected by COVID-19 to complete the survey online at

Results from the survey will be shared with state agencies and local partners. Surveys submitted by small businesses can be used to access the Small Business Administration's Economic Injury Disaster Loan, made available through the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act.

The Florida Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan Program has been activated to support small businesses impacted by COVID-19. The Bridge Loan Program provides short-term, interest-free loans to small businesses who have experienced economic injury as a result of the pandemic. The loan application period opens March 17th and will run through May 8th. Business owners interested in learning more are encouraged to visit for details and to submit an application.

The Small Business Administration is partnering with the Small Business Development Center to provide business owners who have been economically impacted by COVID-19 with resources. The agencies will host two informational webinars on Wednesday, March 18th, to detail available resources and answer frequently asked questions. Calls will take place at 11am and 2pm. Interested parties can call in to either call at (786) 749-6387 using conference ID#590047996.

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