The Keys are reopening and you’re planning a visit. Here’s what you can and can’t do

The Florida Keys have been shut down for more than two months. On Monday, June 1, the highway checkpoints come down and tourists will once again hit the restaurants, shops and attractions.

But it won’t exactly be the same as before the pandemic. There will be rules to follow.

Here’s what you can and can’t do if you are planning to visit:

What precautions will be in place?

Monroe County requires masks in public. They should be worn while inside a business, working in public, on public transportation and when around people besides immediate family. They can be taken off while eating in restaurants, in personal vehicles and during distanced outdoor activities.

Airplane travelers who come through Key West International Airport from highly affected COVID-19 areas will be screened.

Visitors and locals should follow precautions out of respect for others and to keep the Keys safe, said

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