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COVID-19: Beginning May 18th, 2020, City facilities will be open to the public by appointment only. Coronavirus Information and Resources
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City of Palm Bay Announces Phased Re-Opening Details

The City of Palm Bay will launch a phased re-opening of City facilities. Beginning with a soft re-opening on Monday, May 18th, public access to City facilities will be available by appointment only, where necessary. The City will continue to provide services virtually where possible to limit person-to-person interaction. As outlined in Florida’s re-opening guidelines,

City of Palm Bay facilities will reopen with a slow, steady, and safety-conscious approach to ensure that proper safety and social distancing guidelines are observed. The City of Palm Bay will limit building occupancy to 25% or less. The Phase 1 reopening plan will remain flexible to allow adjustments to be made based on new developments that may impact the health and safety of the community. During the initial re-opening phase, citizens are encouraged to continue utilizing the City’s online service options and contacting staff by telephone or email.

The City’s Facilities Department installed new protective measures such as sneeze guards in areas visited regularly by the public as well as, intercoms at the two main entrances on the north and south side of the City Hall Annex building located at 120 Malabar Road SE. Signage and floor markings have also been fitted throughout City buildings to encourage social distancing. The City will also continue enhanced facility cleaning and sanitization protocols put in place during the initial COVID-19 response to include the sanitization of frequently touched surfaces such as door handles and stair rails.



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Remember to Play Responsibly

Post Date:05/15/2020 2:06 PM

The City of Palm Bay reminds residents to play responsibly! City parks and trails are open to the public, however proper precautions should be observed to limit the spread of COVID-19. Enjoy Palm Bay’s great outdoor spaces safely by following social distancing guidelines.

  • Keep at least 6 feet from others
  • Avoid group gatherings of ten or more
  • Stay home if you feel sick

Practicing social distancing is an effective way to protect your health and the health of the community as we continue to flatten the curve. Remember, the virus doesn’t spread itself – people spread the virus.

The City of Palm Bay welcomes visitors to enjoy our parks, Turkey Creek Sanctuary, and other outdoor spaces responsibly. Currently, Parks and Recreation facilities including playgrounds and community centers remain closed to public access. For updates on re-openings and all other COVID-19 information from the City of Palm Bay, visit our website at www.palmbayflorida.org.


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