City of Naples COVID-19 update – Beach closure extension
March 30, 2020
Beach closures extended through April 30, 2020
Naples, FL (March 30, 2020) – On March 18, 2020, the City of Naples announced that the Naples beaches would be closed through Monday, March 30th. In the March 18th announcement, the City stated the beach closure could be extended as the City responds to the coronavirus (COVID-19) public health crisis.
In an effort to continue mitigating the spread of COVID-19 and, in alignment with CDC guidance and Governor DeSantis’s Executive Order 20-68, the City of Naples is extending closures of all public beaches within city limits through Thursday, April 30th. This extension applies to the Naples Pier, Lowdermilk Park and all Naples public beach access areas.
On March 23, 2020, the City of Naples announced that all public parks would be closed to the public through April 30, 2020.
The City of Naples is making its decisions based on guidance from the Florida Department of Health (FDOH) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The closures could be extended as the City continues its response to the COVID-19 public health crisis and direction from the FDOH and CDC.
To stay up-to-date on information and guidance for COVID-19, visit the Florida Department of Health website (www.floridahealth.gov) or contact the Collier County Health Department at (239) 252-8200. You can also reach the FDOH Call Center for COVID-19 at (866) 779-6121, Monday through Friday, 8AM-midnight.
For City of Naples residents, Emergency Management has activated a COVID-19 hotline (239) 213-4902 that will be available Monday through Friday, 8:00AM – 5:00PM.
The FDOH has launched the Florida COVID-19 Data and Surveillance Dashboard. Here you can see local, national, and international hot spots.
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