Governor Silvestri 2020-04-16

Summary of Facebook Live Chat by Governor Silvestri at 2020-04-16 19:30

Content starts at 2:50.

This is a transcript of the English transmission. There is also a Spanish transmission which I do not translate.

Note that it’s been re-ordered and some repetition collapsed.

Donations

Matching Donation:

Fundraising:

Utila fundraising:

Food:

Use of funds from Make it Count:

COVID-19

Testing:

31 days in lockdown:

Still working on getting rapid test kits. In discussions with a California organisation.

Police testing:

Keeping people off the islands:

Restaurants:

Respirators:

Deaths on the islands and are any COVID-19 related:

CODEM Meeting

Apologies for any confusion that has been caused. Attempts to open up have sometimes been premature.

Emergency meeting this afternoon:

Going out:

General

Robberies:

Police patrols instead of roadblocks:

New chief of police:

Cash in ATMs:

Cargo ships and produce:

Permission for opening businesses:

Taxes:

Grocery deliveries:

Pet grooming:

Emergency help for Utila: