Emergency Curfew Order Whereas, Now, Therefore,


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SECOND AMENDED BROWARD COUNTY EMERGENCY CURFEW ORDER
WHEREAS, Section 252.38(3)(a), Florida Statutes, gives authority to political subdivisions to declare and enact a State of Local Emergency for a period of up to seven (7) days, thereby waiving the procedures and formalities otherwise required of political subdivisions by law;
WHEREAS, on May 31, 2020, a State of Local Emergency was declared for Broward County related to the ongoing civil unrest in Broward County that threatens the health, safety, and welfare of the people of Broward County;
WHEREAS, on May 31, 2020, I issued an Emergency Curfew Order for all of Broward County effective each night for a period of up to seven (7) days, and on June 1, 2020, entered an Amended Emergency Curfew Order continuing that curfew, as determined necessary to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the people of Broward County based on certain instances of violence and property damage that stemmed from demonstrations that, for much of the day, were conducted peacefully;
WHEREAS, while Broward County has received information indicating that demonstrations may again occur within the County in certain localized areas, and the County will continuously monitor the conditions, the County has no current information to suggest that countywide demonstrations will result in new instances of violence and property damage;
WHEREAS, the County desires to end the current Countywide curfew, but remains ready to, after discussions with its municipal partners and the Broward County Sheriff, reinstitute a curfew covering anyone or more geographical areas within the County to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the people of Broward County should demonstrations again turn violent; and
WHEREAS, Section 8-56(a)(1) of the Broward County Code of Ordinances, gives the County Administrator of Broward County authority to impose a general curfew applicable to Broward County while there is a Declaration of a Local State of Emergency in effect,
NOW, THEREFORE,
I, Bertha Henry, County Administrator of Broward County, Florida, hereby order:
1. The Countywide curfew imposed on May 31,2020, and on June 1,2020, is hereby terminated.
2. All businesses and persons are hereby notified that, if required to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the people of Broward County, a curfew may be reimposed for part or all of Broward County, including incorporated and unincorporated

areas, with as little as one (1) hour prior written notice designating the applicable area(s). Unless otherwise specified in an amendment to this Order, any such reimposed curfew shall be effective from 9:00 p.m. through 6:00 a.m. each day. A curfew will be reimposed if there is substantial evidence of possible violence that threatens the health, safety, or welfare of the public and/or a failure to practice social distancing measures necessary to prevent the spread of COVID-19. During the period of such curfew, no person shall make use of any street or sidewalk in Broward County for any purpose. The curfew shall not apply to active-duty police, fire rescue, first responders, news media , government employees and government officials , persons seeking emergency medical care, medical , health care, and utility service personnel, persons going from their homes directly to their place of employment or returning directly to their homes from their place of employment, or persons walking their dogs or other pets within two hundred and fifty feet (250) feet of their residences.

3. This Second Amended Curfew Order shall expire upon the expiration of the existing Broward County State of Local Emergency declared on May 31 , 2020, except that if such State of Local Emergency is extended, this order shall also be deemed to extend for the duration of such extension . This order may be cancelled earlier by action of the Broward County Administrator.

4. This order shall be provided to local news media.

5. This Second Amended Curfew Order supersedes the May 31, 2020, and June 1, 2020, Emergency Curfew Orders in their entirety, and shall be effective immediately upon execution .

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County Administrator

Executed on June 3,2020 at J :J7 ~. m.

3r} RECEIVED AND FILED in the Records, Taxes and Treasury Division on this
June, 2020, at J.'J7 L ·m.

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