MIAMI (CBSMiami) – In response to the coronavirus
pandemic, Publix Supermarkets have announced extended hours for first responders and medical staff.

Publix is designating Thursday evenings, 8 – 9 p.m., and Friday mornings, 7 – 8 a.m., as their special shopping hours.

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The supermarket’s measures go into effect on Thursday, April 16 and will continue until further notice.

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Publix had already designated Tuesday and Wednesday mornings from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m., as senior shopping hours for customers age 65 and over.

Publix has over 800 stores in Florida.

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