The Panama City Beach City Council held an emergency meeting today and unanimously agreed to close the sandy beach, due to concerns over COVID-19. The beach and all public beach accesses will close at 7 p.m. today, March 20 until Noon Thursday, March 26. The City Council meets March 26 in a regular meeting and will discuss at that time whether to extend the closure, based on the latest health information.
Click HERE for the ordinance passed by the Council.
Public Information Officer Debbie Ward can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or (850) 233-5100, Ext. 2261.