FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) — Broward County officials want to know how much the Fort Lauderdale deadly airport shooting affected business in the area.READ MORE: One Dead, One In Custody After Police Involved Shooting In Coral Gables
The county’s Office of Economic and Small Business Development is urging business owners to take part in their survey.
The goal is for the state to find out if they need to get a loan meant to help businesses impacted in and around Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL).READ MORE: "We Have Lost A Community Treasure:" Local Leaders Remember Congresswoman Carrie Meek
Affected businesses can complete an online Business Damage Assessment Survey by clicking here.
Those taking the survey need to select the event titled “Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport.”Miami-Dade Police Officer Not Injured After Coming Under Fire
Last Friday’s shooting left five people dead and six injured. Meantime, the accused gunman Esteban Santiago remains behind bars after deputies say he opened fire in the baggage claim area of the airport. His motive is still under investigation.