BREVARD COUNTY, Florida – Some Brevard County beach parking will open on Saturday, May 2, 2020, after the Brevard County Commission voted 4 to 1 to open beach parking lots and parks during a Special Meeting on Thursday.
Brevard County Commissioner Bryan Lober was the sole “no” vote.
Beach parking within the cities of Cocoa Beach, Cape Canaveral, Satellite Beach, Indian Harbour Beach, Indialantic, and Melbourne Beach remains closed.
County parking from Patrick Air Force Base to Spessard Holland Beach Park in Melbourne Beach will remain closed until a beach renourishment project finishes on Thursday, May 7, 2020.
The County Commission decided to reopen beach parking lots in response to Florida Governor Ron DeSantis’ Phase 1 reopening of Florida’s economy.
List of beachside County parks to open on Saturday:
Cherie Down Park Cape Canaveral
Lori Wilson Park Cocoa Beach
Robert P. Murkshe Memorial Park (16th St. South) Cocoa Beach