TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) — Tallahassee city commissioners have voted to cancel this year's Celebrate America July 4th event out of precaution for COVID-19.
The annual event is usually held at Tom Brown Park.
Citing cities around the state that have already canceled their celebrations, commissioners came to a unanimous decision to cancel during a virtual meeting on Wednesday.
We have unanimously chosen to cancel this year's Celebrate America July 4th event out of precaution for COVID-19. Keep an eye out for other ways you and your family can celebrate if you normally attend the City's event— Elaine Bryant (@elainebryanttlh) June 3, 2020
The vote does not impact neighborhood celebration events.
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