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Pinellas County Commissioners to hold meeting on state of emergency

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PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – The Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners will hold an emergency meeting on Thursday.

County Commissioners will consider an extension of a local state of emergency for the coronavirus, COVID-19.


WHAT TO KNOW:

  • Florida is reporting 85,926 cases and 3,061 deaths
  • Florida in Phase Two of reopening
  • Cases have spiked in past week, Gov. DeSantis says due to increased testing

The meeting will be held at 2 p.m.

The meeting comes after Clearwater city council members voted Wednesday night to shut down Clearwater Beach for two weeks, effective Monday at 6 a.m.

This is a developing story. Stay with WFLA.com for the very latest…

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