The Department of Business and Professional Regulation announced Friday that the consumption of alcohol at bars has been suspended.
The announcement said that the consumption of on premises consumption will take effect immediately.
Florida reported nearly 9,000 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday.
This is a developing story and will be updated as more information is made available.
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