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NIGHTTIME CURFEW IMPOSED FOR CITY OF WEST PALM BEACH

Post Date:05/31/2020 9:05 PM

WEST PALM BEACH, FLA (May 31, 2020) – West Palm Beach Mayor Keith A. James has put in place a nighttime curfew starting at 9:00 p.m. tonight, May 31, 2020. The curfew is in effect, nightly, from 9:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m., for the next 72-hours, unless otherwise extended or terminated. People are asked to peacefully disburse from any street in the City, including the downtown area. During curfew hours, people may travel to work.

“The public’s safety is my top priority, especially during this time of great unrest in cities nationwide,” said West Palm Beach Mayor Keith A. James. “The nighttime curfew is an additional tool to promote public safety in our city.”

Read the Declaration of Emergency, issued May 30, 2020 here.

Read the Amended Declaration of Emergency, issued June 1, 2020 here.

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