At a public press conference in Jacksonville Florida on Friday afternoon, Governor DeSantis gave an update and announcements on continuing Phase 1 of the of the Safe Smart. Step by Step Recovery Plan to reopen the state. New changes to take place include:
STATUS OF SHORT TERM VACATION RENTALS:
Governor DeSantis addressed the status of the short term rental ban which has been in place state-wide since his Mar 27, 2020 order. On Friday, he called on counties to draft a safe, smart plan for re-opening the rentals in the respective counties and submit those plans to the state for consideration. If a county's plan is approved, rentals could feasibly allowed to resume operation again as early as May 18th.
The beach communities along…