"The rising patient volume in our hospitals will likely fill all of the intensive care unit beds that are now available", County Health Public Services Director Dr. Christina Ghaly said.
Gov. Ron DeSantis, who's facing growing criticism for his handling of the crisis, urged residents to continue protecting vulnerable populations as the Fourth of July holiday approaches.
In Laguna Beach, the City Council voted to close the beaches for the weekend on Tuesday night.
From 12:01 a.m., Friday to 5 a.m., Monday, all recreational activities at public beaches, bike paths and piers will be closed to the public.
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The business is the first of the United Kingdom cinema chains to delay reopening following the second date shift for " Tenet ". But while some film venues look set to open as early as possible, one of the major chains has in fact delayed its reopening.
"Particularly on the Fourth of July when there were fireworks.it looked like sardines in a can", Mayor Pro Tem Steve Dicterow said this week.
Just over 15,000 people have been hospitalized so far.
Data show increases in people testing positive for the virus and increases in hospitalizations as a result. His officers will only enforce the closing parking lots, the sheriff said.
Further, local officials have taken additional steps to mitigate the surge in reported cases of the virus.
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If the trial is successful, it could start production in the first quarter of next year with a minimum 100 million doses. The vaccine, currently, is on a trial run in Brazil and is being tested on over 5,000 volunteers.
Newport Beach Fire Chief Jeff Boyles said his division still has adequate staffing but would be "stretched pretty thin".
The order also states that businesses violating the order could receive stiffer penalties of up to $500, although it does allow restaurants and stores within beach parks to remain open. "We don't want that situation".
The county recorded more than 2900 new infections on Monday, a record since the start of the pandemic in the United States. The figure exceeds the total number of cases Florida experienced between March 1 - when the first case was detected - and April 2, when the number reached 9,008. He also recommended that eight other counties in the most populous USA state close their bars, as he urged Californians to "remain vigilant" against the virus.
Cirque du Soleil lays off members of Blue Man Group
It will also seek its immediate provisional recognition in the United States under Chapter 15. Cirque is drowning in almost $1 billion in debt, according to CNN Business .