COVID-19 cases close early voting location in Brevard County
PALM BAY, Fla. – The Brevard County Supervisor of Elections has temporarily closed the Palm Bay Administrative Office after election workers tested positive for coronavirus, officials said Friday. A news release from Scott’s office did not say how many workers tested positive. Scott said voters did not have direct exposure with those who tested positive for COVID-19 because of safety measure at the polling place, including half-inch ballistic glass between workers and voters. [TRENDING: Presidential candidates visit Florida amid rising COVID-19 cases| Iconic Parliament House plans to close | Trends emerging in Orange County’s early voting numbers]“We have been maintaining stringent safety protocols since the Presidential Preference Primary in March,” Scott said. A complete list of Brevard’s early voting sites is available at VoteBrevard.gov.