Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

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In an effort to keep Town residents informed regarding the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), Town Staff will be providing updates via COVID-19 Alerts under Stay Informed on our website. Please sign up for Alerts by CLICKING HERE.  After signing up for the Alerts, please make sure to check your email and confirm that you have signed up.  Click on the link below to read Alerts.

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WHAT'S NEW?!

NEW! Posted 5/3/21

Palm Beach County has suspended Emergency Order 2021-005: Modification of Facial Coverings Directive on April 30, 2021. 

NEW! Posted 4/7/21  

Presentation with Links - Support for Small Businesses, restaurants, and venues under the American Rescue Plan

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Read COVID-19 Alerts

Questions and Comments

A 24 hour Hotline and an email box has been set up for concerns, questions, and comments.

  • 24 hour hotline: 561-227-7070 
  • email box: questions@townofpalmbeach.com
  • The Florida Department of Health has established a dedicated Coronavirus (COVID19) Call Line 1-866-779-6121 for the public to call 24 hours a day. In addition, the public can email COVID19@flhealth.gov for information.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS FOR THE TOWN

Town Frequently Asked Questions

Food Service Delivery Options


COVID-19 Vaccination Questions - Dr. David Agus, Professor of Medicine, University of Southern California

What you need to know regarding Covid-19 Vaccinations: The current vaccination eligibility in the State of Florida, as approved by Governor Ron DeSantis, include the following groups:

  • Florida residents 18 years of age and older;
  • Florida residents ages 12-17 are authorized to receive the Pfizer vaccine but must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. 

If you meet the criteria above you are able  to get a vaccination at the following locations:

Appointments for the homebound can be made by sending an email to homeboundvaccine@em.myflorida.com or calling 866-779-6121, or clicking here.

Travel restrictions are in place for travelers going to numerous states and countries, so please plan accordingly. 

What you need to know regarding Palm Beach County:

Palm Beach County has suspended Emergency Order 2021-005: Modification of Facial Coverings Directive on April 30, 2021. 

What you need to know regarding the Town of Palm Beach:

The Town of Palm Beach is a municipality inside of Palm Beach County and falls under the Emergency Order listed above. 

The Town’s Local State of Emergency was extended by Town Council until June 8, 2021. This extension allows for all Town boards and commissions to continue meeting virtually until June when decision-making bodies will be required to resume meeting in Town Council chambers with at least a quorum present.

MODIFIED MASK POLICY FOR TOWN BUILDINGS:

Until further notice, it the Town’s policy that individuals who are NOT fully vaccinated must wear a facial covering or mask and social distance from other individuals while indoors on Town property. Town property includes all Town-owned buildings where Town of Palm Beach offices, divisions, and departments conduct business and provide services to the community.

The Town strongly encourages individuals and businesses to continue following CDC guidelines for mask-wearing and hygiene practices to minimize the risk of Covid-19 transmission.

TOWN OFFICES UPDATE: Town Hall and Additional Offices are open.

The Town of Palm Beach Planning, Zoning and Building Department customers can submit plans in the Town Hall lobby drop box and simple permit applications can be emailed to PZB@townofpalmbeach.com or faxed at 561-835-4621.

Town Hall is open to the Public. However, telephone or virtual appointments are recommended when meeting with staff. 

Town of Palm Beach Police, Fire Rescue, and Sanitation operations continue as normal.

BEACH UPDATE: Beaches are open.

LAKE TRAIL UPDATE: The Town of Palm Beach Lake Trail is open. 

Please Remember:
 Motorized equipment, including motorized skateboards are not permitted on the trail at any time.
 It is imperative everyone continues to stay in excess of 6 feet from one another at all times and wear a facial covering when not able to be 6 feet apart.
 Dogs must be leashed at all times & don’t forget to clean-up after your pet. 

PARKS/ RECREATION UPDATE:  Par 3 Golf Course, Tennis Centers and Parks are open.

The Par 3 Golf Course, Alfresco and the Pro Shop are open. Please call 561-547-0598 to book a tee time. Please refrain from using the cart paths on the course for exercising or walking dogs.  

All public parks within the Town are open, but CDC social distancing guidelines and facial coverings must be followed per Palm Beach County's Emergency Orders. The Seaview Park playground is open for use.  

The Seaview and Phipps tennis centers are open for singles, doubles and lessons. Players may call 561-838-5404 to book courts by reservation at Seaview or 561-227-6450 for Phipps.


updated as of  5/25/2021