Pence will meet with Gov. Ron DeSantis to discuss Florida’s reopening and tourism plans.After meeting with DeSantis, the Vice President will deliver personal protective equipment (PPE) to a nursing home in that part of the state, as part of a White House initiative to deliver PPE to more than 15,000 nursing homes across the country.The vice president will then join a roundtable with hospitality and tourism industry leaders, in order to discuss their plans for reopening. Vice President Mike Pence plans to visit Orlando on Wednesday, according to a news release. Additional details about the Pence’s trip are forthcoming.
Mayor Keith James announced that major changes are in store for the Fourth of Flagler event in West Palm Beach.For those who are unfamiliar with the firework show, it is one of the largest 4th of July celebrations in Florida and takes place along the West Palm Beach waterfront.In a press conference on Friday, the Mayor stated that due to the coronavirus and the ongoing mandate to social distance, this year’s event will take place from the comfort of home.“We will celebrate together, but at home,” said James.James reported that the fireworks will be setoff from two different undisclosed locations in the city that will maximize aerial views for spectators at home.The city will also provide, ideas on how to make the best of the holiday from your home.