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Zika Virus Information

During 2016, there were several cases of Zika in the Miami-Dade area in an extremely small geographic area. The Florida Department of Health issues Zikas update; access it at 

The Department confirms that there are no locally-acquired cases of Zika virus transmission in Charlotte County, Florida. This includes Punta Gorda, Englewood-Cape Haze, Port Charlotte, Placida,  Boca Grande, Don Pedro Island, El Jobean, Little Gasparilla Island, Manasota Key and Palm Island. 

For a extremely complete information about ZIKA, visit and for more information visit their Facebook page.

The Florida Department of Health has requested that all consumer questions continue to be directed to the state Zika Virus Information Hotline at 855-622-6735.

Other Resources:


Center for Disease Control: 

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