Cumberland Island’s Atlantic beaches and park trails are open, but there’s no ferry running from St. Marys, GA.
Fort Clinch State Park visitation is currently at 50% capacity. As of May 21, 2020, the campgrounds reopened and some beach restrictions have been lifted.
Indecision by other governors will likely prove inferior to what Governor DeSantis has done for Florida, or Kemp for Georgia.
A Memorial Day ceremony will take place in downtown Fernandina Beach on Monday, May 25, 2020 at 11 a.m.
Effective May 20, 2020, Amelia Island short-term vacation rentals are allowed to reopen with visitor screening, restrictions, and new cleaning protocols.
The Sunshine State enters “Full Phase 1” of the “Safe. Smart. Step-by-Step” plan, effective May 18, 2020. See summary of resumption of business and services.
Tourism has a great impact on Nassau County’s economic health. There are many property owners who are suffering from loss of income since vacation rentals were suspended by Florida’s Governor.
Nassau County, Florida residents can drive onto the beach to park at Peters Point and American Beach effective May 15, 2020. Active military, regardless of residency, will also be allowed to drive onto the beach.