Welcome to the Downtown Delray Beach Emergency 411 page!
We have created this page as your resource for everything related to COVID-19.
The health and safety of our visitors and locals are of the utmost importance to our Downtown. The City of Delray Beach is doing everything possible to make certain that Downtown Delray is safe and sanitary. The City has collaborated with businesses to put in place clean and safe initiatives to create a considerate environment.
Things to know about Delray Beach and current COVID-19 protocols in place:
Face Coverings are not required in public, however county property and public transit require face coverings and individual businesses may require them as well.
Capacities are at 100% with social distancing measures still in place
Downtown Delray is putting safety first so to encourage all residents and visitors to follow all the guidelines
The Delray Beach community has implemented a broad range of safety precautions:
Please take a look at the table of contents below & click subjects you want to know more about:
We recommend calling ahead to businesses for adjusted hours and operations. For references on where to eat, shop, stay and play, see below!
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PALM BEACH COUNTY COVID-19 UPDATE - Mask Mandate. Executive Order 2021-001 -- April 19, 2021 - RESCINDED
A summary of the changes provided below:
· capacity limitations have been lifted and all businesses may operate at 100% capacity
· all restrictions on recreational activities (EO 2020-005) including golf, tennis, community pools, boating/marine, etc. have been lifted
The requirements of facial coverings (Emergency Order 2020-012) are still in place. All individuals, businesses, and establishments must use facial coverings in all businesses and establishments; in public places where social distancing is not possible; in common areas within private communities accessible to more than one housing unit; when utilizing the Palm Tran services and when accessing governmental buildings.
In addition, businesses and establishments shall continue to ensure compliance with facial covering mandates, including establishing a process for verification of compliance upon customer entry into the business or establishment. A business’ or establishment’s failure to ensure said compliance may result in fines, penalties, and/or any other enforcement measures authorized by law upon those businesses or establishments. Pursuant to Governor DeSantis’ Order 20-244, COVID-19 related collection of fines and penalties upon individuals is suspended.
All individuals, businesses, and establishments, shall adhere to all applicable social distancing guidelines issued by the CDC. The foregoing shall apply to all persons located in all businesses and establishments but said requirements cannot be imposed to limit restaurant capacity to less than one hundred percent of its indoor capacity at any given time.
All businesses and establishments must adhere to enhanced cleaning protocols, such as those in guidelines issued by the CDC (relating to enhanced cleaning and disinfecting guidance for reopening).
As permitted by applicable law, the Sheriff of Palm Beach County, other law enforcement agencies including municipal law enforcement agencies, and any other personnel authorized by law are authorized to enforce this order.
The COVID-19 Education Compliance Team will continue to inspect establishments and education remains the team’s primary focus. The public comment line is 561-24COVID and/or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
This list will be updated as changes to Executive Orders are released.
Please update us on the status of your business HERE.