Monroe County Public School District Goes Against DeSantis, Requires MasksThe Monroe County Public School District, which previously announced facial coverings for students and staff would be strongly encouraged but not mandatory, changed course Wednesday.
Monroe Co. Has New Re-Entry Stickers In Case Of CheckpointsAfter Hurricane Irma and during the height of the pandemic, Monroe County closed the Florida Keys to visitors and set up checkpoints that only allowed residents and business owners to enter.
Hurricane-Irma Impacted Communities To Receive Millions For Improved Infrastructure and Flooding PreventionFlorida Governor Ron DeSantis announced on Friday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity's Rebuild Florida Program is putting $100 million toward infrastructure improvements and hardening projects to make Florida more resilient to storms and flooding.
COVID-19 Takes Toll On Monroe County Commissioner Craig Cates, With Death Of Wife, Hospitalized DaughterMonroe County Administrator Roman Gastesi is speaking out as the coronavirus has taken a terrible toll on the family of a prominent Monroe County commissioner.
Florida Keys Restaurants Get To Stay Open An Hour LaterRestaurants in the Florida Keys will be allowed to stay open an hour later through Labor Day.
Monroe County May Cancel Lobster Mini-Season Amid Rising Coronavirus CasesFlorida’s upcoming lobster mini-season may not take place in the Florida Keys.
Rollback Restrictions: Florida Keys Orders Restaurants, Bars To Close Early, Restricts Alcohol SalesMonroe County is adding new nightly restrictions in an effort to slow down the spread of coronavirus in the Florida Keys.
Monroe Co. Developing Phase Plan For Start Of School In The FallWith South Florida school districts grappling on how to reopen schools in the fall, Monroe County has come up with a flexible phase response.
Monroe County Mandates Facial Coverings In Public SettingsIf you're planning a trip to the Keys, be sure to take along a mask.
Reopening Florida: Keys Back In Business & Welcoming Visitors Once AgainThe Florida Keys is welcoming back visitors starting Monday.
Coronavirus In The Florida Keys: Monroe County Reopens To Locals OnlyThe Florida Keys in Monroe County is opening Monday as part of the first phase of reopening the state’s economy, however, it is reopening to locals only. Tourists are not being allowed back just yet amid the coronavirus pandemic.day as part of the first phase of reopening the state’s economy, however, it is reopening to locals only. Tourists are now being allowed back just yet.
Coronavirus Impact: Florida Keys To Remain Closed To Visitors Through MayIt appears we are all going to have to put off a getaway to the Florida Keys for a little longer.
Florida Keys To Remain Closed To Visitors Through MayA weekend trip to the Florida Keys won't be happening any time soon.
Coronavirus Closures: Monroe County Closed To Tourists During OutbreakMonroe County is officially closed to all visitors and tourists during the coronavirus pandemic.
Visitors Welcome As Florida Keys Move Out Of Hurricane Dorian's Forecast ConeAll of the Florida Keys is out of the Hurricane Dorian forecast cone and officials there are welcoming visitors to the island chain.