Escambia County will hold a press conference at 11:30 a.m. today outside the Public Safety Building located at 6575 North "W" St. in Pensacola about the Governor's "safer at home" order and what it means for Escambia County residents and governmental operations.
Gov. Ron DeSantis issued Executive Order 20-91
on Wednesday, April 1, regarding essential services and essential activities during the COVID-19 emergency. The "safer at home" order goes into effect at 12:01 a.m. Friday, April 3 and expires on Monday, April 30, 2020, unless extended by subsequent order.
The press conference will be streamed live at: https://www.facebook.com/esccounty/
Attendees will include:
Escambia County Board of County Commissioners
Escambia County Administrator Janice P. Gilley
Florida Department of Health Director Dr. John Lanza
Escambia County Sheriff David Morgan
City of Pensacola Mayor Grover Robinson IV
Escambia County Emergency Manager Eric Gilmore
If reporters need Escambia County media credentials, please arrive early.