lPassengers are urged to wear masks while riding. Tri-Rail continues to offer an amended schedule until further notice, with 18-trains every 2 hours starting at 4:17 a.m. on weekdays, and 12-trains every 3-hours starting at 5:17 a.m. on weekends.

* Trains have suspended fares and are operating on a modified schedule:

18 trains on Weekdays, 12 trains on Saturday, 12 trains on Sunday.

Brightline

* Train service is suspended until further notice.

SOLID WASTE AUTHORITY

Visit https://swa.org/632/6702/COVID-19-Updates

Hunger relief, baby and household supplies, and assistance with calls to 211 Helpline are among the programs supported through $234,690 in COVID-19 emergency funds released by Children’s Services Council of Palm Beach County (CSC). The council’s funds are earmarked for food, basic needs (excluding shelter), and direct services to children and families. Visit www.cscpbc.org/news/council-releases-nearly-235000-through-covid-19-contingency-fund%20

EARLY LEARNING COALITION OF PALM BEACH COUNTY

Offering a limited number of child care scholarships for those serving on the front-line of the COVID-19 response. This is available for children ages 6 weeks to 12 years old for up to 60 days for these critical employees. Call 561-514-3300.

SUICIDE PREVENTION

For resources to help cope during the coronavirus pandemic please visit www.myflfamilies.com/service-programs/samh/prevention/suicide-prevention/covid-19-and-suicide-prevention.shtml

AGING & DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTER (ADRC HELPLINE) 

Seniors ages 60 and older are encouraged to call the ADRC Helpline 866-684-5885 for assistance with food, food stamps, COVID 19 information and questions on Medicare or Medicaid. Specially trained counselors are available to help in English, Spanish or Creole Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

FLORIDA HIGHWAY SAFETY AND MOTOR VEHICLES

The Executive Director of the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles authorizes the changes and extensions to driver licenses, identification cards, Registration, delinquent fees and in-person interviews. FLHSMV COVID-19 Emergency Order 041320

JURY DUTY

All jury selection proceedings are suspended through May 29. Jurors who were summonsed for jury duty through May 29 do not have to report for service. They do not need to take any further action. Those with questions regarding jury service can call 561-355-2930 or visit www.mypalmbeachclerk.com/jury

CIRCUIT COURT

The Fifteenth Judicial Circuit is limiting most face-to-face hearings. In order to protect the public’s constitutional right to access and to ensure the progress of essential proceedings, the courthouses have remained open. Anyone who enters the courthouse will undergo a non-invasive temperature scan. Any person who refuses to have their temperature taken or has a temperature of 100.4 º F, or higher, will not be permitted to enter the courthouses. For updated information, visit http://15thcircuit.com

LOCAL CALL CENTERS

PBC Emergency Information Center remains open 7 days a week from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Call 561-712-6400

* Boca Raton 561-982-4900

* Greenacres 561-642-2000

* Town of Palm Beach 561-227-7070

* Riviera Beach 561-812-6597

* Wellington 561-791-4000

* West Palm Beach 561-822-2222

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Eddie Ritz

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