All City of Eustis buildings will be closed immediately to the public effective Monday, March 23 until further notice. Government services are deemed essential, and therefore City employees are exempt from the governor’s stay-at-home executive order. The City of Eustis and its employees are continuing to provide core municipal services.
Executive Order 20-51 issued by Ron Desantis on April 1, 2020 requires all persons to limit their movements and personal interactions outside of their home to only those necessary to obtain or provide essential services or conduct essential activities for the next 30 days. Therefore, the City of Eustis will suspend issuing permits for garage/yard sales during this period.
As Florida continues to monitor the coronavirus (COVID-19) within our state, it is important to remain calm, vigilant and informed about the virus. In an abundance of caution.
Our county health department is your point of contact for any questions or concerns regarding the coronavirus and all local hospitals will evaluate those who suspect they’ve contracted the virus.
- If you have fever, cough, and difficulty breathing, please seek medical care; contact your health care provider by phone ahead of your visit and tell them about your recent travel and symptoms
- Contact the Lake County Health Department http://lake.floridahealth.gov/
352-771-5500, After Hours 352-250-7329, Fax 352-669-3166
- Testing Locations:
(2 locations - The Villages) UFHealth, Premiere Med. Assoc.
The Social Security Administration closed ALL local Social Security offices, including the Eustis location, to the public for in-person service. The agency encourages the public to access services online.
The Federal Government has developed a stimulus package designed to help families, workers, and businesses through these trying times. The International Economic Development Council has provided a breakdown of the various components of the latest Federal Stimulus Package.
If you are a local restaurant or bar owner and have questions regarding to recent executive orders given by Gov. DeSantis, please contact your local ABT Office or call the main DBPR Customer Contact Center at (850) 487-1395. You may also monitor the main DBPR website for updates at http://www.myfloridalicense.com/dbpr/. They will soon have Q&A's listed on their site.
If you are a small business owner, Florida Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan Program (short-term loans, not grants) is available for small business owners located in all Florida counties statewide that experience economic damage as a result of COVID-19. Learn more at: https://floridadisasterloan.org/
For more additional information regarding to coronavirus (COVID-19), please see our list of resources.