March 11, 2020 9:00 AM
COVID-19 Update for Wilton Manors
Updated as of August 11, 2020
Summary of Active Broward County Emergency Orders/Updated FAQ Documents
Broward County officials published a helpful summary of the requirements outlined in active County Emergency Orders, to clarify current restrictions in place for residents and business owners. Officials also issued two updated Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) documents regarding regulations detailed in Emergency Orders 20-21 and 20-22, including the daily curfew, social events, public gatherings, facial covering requirements, and more. As a reminder, all Broward County Emergency Orders can be found on the County's website by visiting, https://bit.ly/WMCoronavirusUpdates
To read the summary of Active Broward County Emergency Orders, visit: https://www.wiltonmanors.com/DocumentCenter/View/5901/Summary-of-Active-Broward-County-Emergency-Orders
To read the Updated FAQ documents, visit: https://www.broward.org/CoronaVirus/Documents/FacialCoveringsFAQs.pdf
WHAT CITY PARKS ARE OPEN?
Wilton Manors Parks and Recreation Areas
The following parks and boat ramps are now open for passive activities such as walking, jogging, tennis, and boating between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m.
- Colohatchee Boat Ramp
- Don Eisele Park
- Hagen Park
- M.E. DePalma Park
- Mickel Park
- Pocket Parks
- Richardson Historic Parks
- Snook Creek Boat Ramp
For more information about parks and applicable guidelines, visit https://bit.ly/WMParksReopen
VIRTUAL COMMISSION MEETING SCHEDULE & PARTICIPATION INSTRUCTIONS
Regular City Commission Meeting and Commission Budget Workshop #3 on Tuesday, August 25, 2020
Please join us for our next virtual Regular City Commission Meeting and Commission Budget Workshop #3 on Tuesday, August 25, 2020. The Budget Workshop will begin at 6:30 p.m., followed by the Commission Meeting at 7 p.m. Note, the Commission Meeting scheduled for this evening, Tuesday, August 11, 2020, is canceled.
Public access to both August 25 meetings may be accomplished by following the link at https://wiltonmanors.zoom.us/j/91571380604.
To join the meetings by phone, dial (for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location) US: +1 929 205 6099 or +1 301 715 8592 or +1 312 626 6799 or +1 669 900 6833 or +1 253 215 8782 or +1 346 248 7799
Meeting ID: 915 7138 0604
Any member of the public wishing to comment publicly on any matter may participate by:
Submitting public comment via email: Before the start of the meeting, submit your comments via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your name and address in the email. All comments shall be, if read orally, three (3) minutes or less. Public comments received by 6 p.m. before the start of the meeting will be read into the record by the Clerk. If comments are received after 6 p.m. the documents will be provided to the Commission the next business day.
Logging-in to Zoom via browser, app, or phone: During the Public Comment portion of the agenda, use Zoom's Raise Hand feature to be called on. The Raise Hand feature can be activated by selecting the icon. If you are on the app, the icon is on the bottom of your screen. If you are on a tablet, the icon is on the top right of your screen. If you are on a PC or laptop, the icon is on the bottom of the screen. If you are calling into the meeting, Dial *9.
If you do not have access or need accommodations, please contact the Clerk’s Office at (954) 390-2123.
To view the agendas for Virtual City Commission meetings, visit: http://bit.ly/WMCommissionAgendas
VIRTUAL CITY SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE
City hall and buildings remain closed to the public, however you can virtually apply for permits, pay your utility bill, and more!
- To pay your utility bill, visit: https://bsaonline.com/OnlinePayment/OnlinePaymentSearch?PaymentApplicationType=10&uid=2309
- To apply for permits and Business Tax Receipt Licenses visit: https://bit.ly/WMOnlineBuildingPermitServices
BROWARD COUNTY SCHOOLS INFORMATION
BCPS Parent Webinars
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) will begin distance learning for students for the 2020-21 school year on Wednesday, August 19, 2020. To help parents prepare for the new school year, BCPS is hosting four live webinars from Wednesday, August 12 through Monday, August 17, 2020, to offer guidance on eLearning and answer questions.
The webinars, titled "Parent University: Getting Ready for School and eLearning," are provided by the Parent Community Involvement Task Force and District staff and administrators. The four events are divided by grade-level and will include step-by-step guidance to help parents assist their students through the school day and information on what to expect once classes begin. District personnel will be available after each presentation to answer questions.
For more information on the Parent University webinars, visit https://bit.ly/WMBCPSParentWebinars
VIRTUALLY CONNECT WITH THE RICHARD C. SULLIVAN LIBRARY
The Richard C. Sullivan Library is now offering walk-up and drive-up services, providing an opportunity for patrons to access reserved materials in a safe manner, while the library remains closed to the public. The service is available Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Patrons may pick-up reserved materials in the parking lot at the rear (east side) of the library off of NE 26th St., between the library and the church. Patrons may reserve books, DVDs, and other library materials using the library’s online catalog or by calling the library at (954) 390-2195. Library staff will call customers with reserved items, to let them know their items are available for checkout via the new walk-up and drive-up services. The staff will be unable to provide patrons with any materials that have not been reserved ahead of time. A library card is required to reserve library materials. To view the library's online catalog and reserve materials, visit: http://bit.ly/WMLibrary
To view all City Orders, visit: https://bit.ly/WMCoronavirusUpdates