Executive Order 2020-002
Today, the City of Margate issued Executive Order 2020-002 to encourage the use of face coverings and proper disposal of PPE.
Effective immediately, as ordered by Executive Order 2020-002, used personal protective equipment, gloves, cloth face coverings and similar equipment must be disposed of in proper trash receptacles. Violators of this Order face a penalty of being charged with a second degree misdemeanor punishable by a $500 fine and 60 days in jail.
The Executive Order also strongly encourages anyone outside of their house "to wear cloth masks or other cloth face covering consistent with the CDC and Florida Department of Health Guidelines".
Read the Executive Order here: https://www.margatefl.com/DocumentCenter/View/3444/Emergency-Order-2020-002_Face-Masks