This page contains notices and resources related to the COVID-19 Pandemic. This information is provided as a public service and is sourced directly from Miami Beach City Government and other city, state and federal sources.
As we continue to monitor the developments surrounding COVID-19, the Lincoln Road Business Improvement District has created a dedicated webpage to act as a source of information and education for our businesses, neighbors, visitors, and stakeholders.
Below, you’ll find up-to-date information provided by the City of Miami Beach and the CDC, resources available to businesses by organizations like the U.S. Small Business Administration, nearby health care providers, and more.
Resources for BID Tenants and Local Businesses
In response to the World Health Organization classifying the coronavirus outbreak as a pandemic along with emergency declarations from both Governor Ron DeSantis and County Mayor Carlos Gimenez, the Miami Beach City Manager has signed a State of Emergency — recognizing that it’s important for everyone to do their part to prevent the spread of this virus.
The Florida Department of Health has established a Call Center available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 1.866.779.6121 or email your questions to COVIDfirstname.lastname@example.org. For City of Miami Beach specific questions, please call our city hotline at 305.604.CITY (2489), open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Although the Customer Service Center will be open from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., we encourage you to use our online Customer Service Center if possible.
Non-essential businesses citywide will be required to close daily by 10 p.m. until further notice, and restaurants, bars and nightclubs should decrease their capacity by 50 percent to create social distancing. Kitchens can remain open until midnight for delivery only. Businesses excluded from this mandate include: pharmacies, grocery stores, convenience stores, private offices, banks, hotels, hospitals, medical service providers, medical supply stores, hardware stores, gasoline service stations and automotive supply/repair centers.
Additionally, there will be a complete closure of the beaches from Fifth to 15 streets until further notice. An 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. curfew is also be enforced in the city’s entertainment district. City-owned parking garages and surface lots citywide will only be open to residents with proof of residency and access card holders.
Please be advised that any violation of the aforementioned emergency measures would subject the individual or business entity to criminal penalties.