Free COVID-19 Testing Provided by Pinellas County Government
Free Facemask Distribution
Effective, May 26 at 8:00AM, City Hall is open to the public. CDC guidelines including social distancing will remain in place at this time. The City of Seminole and all employees are taking the appropriate steps to protect themselves and others from the spread of COVID-19. All employees will wear a facemask when working directly with a member of the public. Physical barriers have been installed at the front desk and other reception areas. Additionally, all visitors to City Hall will be required to sanitize their hands, wear a facemask, and have a wellness check upon entering the lobby area.
The Building Department’s drop boxes for permits will remain in the outer lobby area. Visitors must comply with the requirements for hand sanitizing, a wellness check, and face masks before entering the office areas.
Updated: July 1, 2020
* Ordinance No. 20-14, regarding the Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners adoption of an emergency ordinance requiring all citizens to wear face coverings in most indoor public places, with exceptions.
You can find more information regarding the ordinance here and answers to FAQS.
Florida Governor DeSantis issued two executive orders on April 29, 2020
* Executive Order 20-111, which extends Executive Orders 20-87 and 20-91 until 12:01 a.m. May 4, 2020; and
* Executive Order 20-112, regarding the Governor’s plan for Phase 1: Safe. Smart. Step-by-Step. Plan for Florida's Recovery.
* Answers to frequently asked questions relating to Governor DeSantis' Executive Order 20-112 are available here.
* Executive Order 20-139, regarding the Governor’s plan for Phase 2: Safe. Smart. Step-by-Step. Plan for Florida’s Recovery.
The Pinellas CARES Small Business Grant program’s application period closed on June 30, 2020. However, all applications submitted before 11:59 p.m. on the night of June 30, will be reviewed, and awarded a grant if eligible.
A new business assistance program will be considered by the Board of County Commissioners in July.