Thousands of people converged on two of South Florida’s sports sites for the final day of sign-ups for Hurricane Irma food stamps.
Sign-ups for the Food for Florida program run through 7 p.m. at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens and the BB&T Center in Sunrise.
More than 38,000 families have registered at Hard Rock Stadium for the disaster food program since sign-ups started Tuesday, according to DCF.
At Hard Rock on Wednesday, those in line by 2:30 p.m. had their applications processed, but those arriving after that time were asked to come back the next day, said David Frady, a spokesman with the Florida Department of Children and Families.
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