During a virtual “State of the County” address on Wednesday, Palm Beach County Mayor Dave Kerner, said the county is approaching the “last chapter” of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Kerner said COVID-19 vaccines are starting to pick up “We’re all starting to look at the vaccine as the light at the end of the tunnel,” Kerner said.
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According to the latest numbers from the Florida Department of Health, 267,398 people have received the COVID-19 vaccine in Palm Beach County, which is second only to Miami-Dade County in the state. 57% of those vaccinated are 65 and older.