Cocoa Beach, Satellite Beach Allow Sunbathing, Sitting In Chairs At Beach

COCOA BEACH, Florida – The City of Cocoa Beach and the City of Satellite Beach relaxed their restrictions on activities on the beach to include sitting or lying on the beach in groups of 5 or less while practicing social distancing in addition to exercise activities such as walking, jogging, biking, fishing, surfing, and swimming.

Beach parking areas will remain closed and standing on beach crossover locations shall also require the social distancing requirement.

The alcohol ban still remains in effect.

Violations of the ordinance will result in a $500 fine, according to the ordinance issued by the city.