Broward Launches Public Dashboard to Track Local COVID-19 Business Complaints

first_imgThe database is searchable by Commission District, and by municipality, making it easy for residents to find out if a business they plan on patronizing is observing all the requirements of the Emergency Orders. Broward County’s Planning and Development Management Division today launched a public-facing dashboard of COVID-19 complaints about businesses not following sanitation, social distancing, facial covering and other reopening requirements contained in local Emergency Orders. The GIS-based website displays details about business complaints received, including: According to the dashboard, the most common type of violation is Failure to Follow Social Distancing. Other types of violations include Not Approved to Reopen, Not Following Sanitation Requirements; Not Following Appointment Guidelines, and Allowing More than 50% Indoor Capacity. 1,273 substantiated complaints received768 complaints are pending inspection363 warnings and citations have been issued142 complaints have been resolved Residents are encouraged to bookmark the dashboard at and visit it frequently for updates in your area.center_img Name and location of businesses reported to be in violationNumber and type of warnings and citations issuedComplaint Outcomes (i.e. Warning Issued, Citation Issued, Resolved, or Pending Inspection) BROWARD COUNTY – As the number of COVID-19 cases continues to climb in Florida, and the nation prepares to enter a July 4 holiday weekend typically marked by large group gatherings and public celebrations, Broward County has launched a new tool to help residents ensure they are doing everything they can to contribute to a safer, healthier community and stop the spread of the coronavirus. Statistics through July 1, 2020 show:last_img read more