local transmission 1 New Case Of Local Zika Transmission In Miami Area By The Associated Press • Dec 22, 2016 Oxitec Florida health officials say they have one new case of a locally-transmitted Zika infection in Miami-Dade County. Zika Transmission Zone To Be Lifted For Miami Neighborhood By The Associated Press • Sep 19, 2016 Florida Department of Health Florida Gov. Rick Scott is coming to Miami to visit the neighborhood where the first local transmissions of the Zika virus were found in the continental United States. Firefighter Is Tampa Bay Area’s First Zika Case By Julio Ochoa • Sep 6, 2016 Google Maps A Tampa firefighter who lives in Pinellas County is the first person with a locally-transmitted case of Zika in the Tampa Bay area. Poll: Half Of Americans Wary Of Travel To U.S. Zika Zones By The Associated Press • Sep 1, 2016 Florida Department of Health A new poll on Americans' health care attitudes finds almost half are wary of traveling to places in the U.S. where people have been infected with the Zika virus by mosquitoes, such as parts of Florida. Rep. Jolly Pushing For Location Of Pinellas Zika Transmission By Julio Ochoa • Aug 24, 2016 Lottie Watts / WUSF Listen Listening... / 1:10 With the first locally-transmitted case of Zika in Tampa Bay the question on everyone’s minds is where? Rep. David Jolly, who represents Pinellas County, is pushing for an answer. CDC: Pregnant Women Should Avoid South Beach After Zika Transmission By The Associated Press • Aug 19, 2016 Department of Health U.S. health officials are warning pregnant women to avoid Miami Beach, where Florida officials say mosquitoes have spread the Zika virus to five people.