Depending on the situation, we would determine what kind of action would be taken.”. Communications Director Jessica Waters says that the city is bringing seasonal police officers and beach patrol will be on duty. Ocean City Memorial Day 2020 Reflecting on the insanity that usually is Memorial Day weekend in OCMD, sitting here about a month out from it has my mind racing. (Photo by Alex Edelman / … A video released by the sheriff's office showed roughly 200 people packed on a street outside of a store. Phil Murphy reopen the state. With ten miles of beach here in Ocean City, there is room to spread out.
What is gonna go down? Fewer people visited the boardwalk in Ocean City, Maryland, on Sunday as temperatures fell from the day before and clouds filled the sky. The city opened its boardwalk and beach to the public in early May and also lifted restrictions on hotels, motels and other rental properties to accommodate the crowds, NBC Washington reported. Twitter/Lawler50 / Reuters Ocean City, Maryland. Chesapeake Beach hosts a virtual Memorial Day Stars and Stripes event, on Memorial Day at 10am. People enjoy the boardwalk during the Memorial Day holiday weekend amid the coronavirus pandemic on May 23, 2020 in Ocean City, Maryland. A boardwalk in Ocean City was crowded over the weekend, with many people not wearing masks. Looking ahead, Waters tells 47ABC despite the ongoing pandemic and the fact the Maryland is only in stage one, that ocean city expects typical Memorial Day Weekend crowds. OCEAN CITY, NJ — With several coronavirus restrictions getting lifted or modified, this weekend will serve as preparation for Memorial Day weekend in Ocean City, according to Mayor Jay Gillian. After such a big turnout Saturday and Sunday, the city is … OCEAN CITY, Md. “We just wanted to get away from Jersey!”. “We have officers on horseback, foot patrol and vehicle patrol,” said Ashley Miller with Ocean City police. You can find all of WJZ’s coverage on coronavirus in Maryland here. https://t.co/OthcUwvCzM, — WJZ | CBS Baltimore (@wjz) May 23, 2020. Larry Hogan Renews Coronavirus State Of Emergency In Maryland, VIDEO: Meet The Couple Who Got Engaged On The Jumbotron At Ravens Game, Elderly Couple Found Dead Inside Jarrettsville Home On Halloween, Sheriff's Office Investigating, Maryland Weather: Wind Advisory Issued For Parts Of State Monday, Judge Tosses Maryland Man's Lawsuit Against Officials Who Stopped Him From Voting Because He Was Maskless, Ravens Tackle Ronnie Stanley Out For The Season Days After He Signed 5-Year Contract Extension, 'My Emotions Were Running High' | Ravens Matthew Judon Responds After He's Disqualified From The Game For Striking At Referee In The Arm, Police Searching For 'Persons Of Interest' In Halloween Hotel Shooting In College Park, Baltimore County Police Investigating Fatal Pedestrian-Involved Crash In Dundalk, Coronavirus In Maryland: 864 New Cases Reported As Positivity Rate Increases Slightly. You can’t be cooped up in your house all the time,” said Shawn Gregory, who traveled from southern Maryland to spend time at his Ocean City condo. – If this past weekend was test, then Ocean City officials believe they passed with flying colors. Nearby St. Louis County issued a travel advisory following the Memorial Day weekend celebration at Backwater Jack's in Osage Beach. I would think there would not be that many people, but it was more than I expected,” he said.

“Because it gives us a chance to go our first vacation with our family, get out because it’s been tough,” the Smiths said. Ocean City, Maryland, Boardwalk Packed During Memorial Day Weekend Syndicated Local – CBS Baltimore 5/24/2020 Team probing deadly Calif. fire seizes PG&E equipment #BREAKING: Despite the number of coronavirus cases in Maryland topping 45,000, the number of people who are hospitalized due to the virus continues to decline. The city's police department posted a video on Monday showing large spaces between beachgoers who were separated by cones. “We’re trying to make sure that we follow the protocols with social distancing,” said Todd Ferrente, with Park Place Jewelers. All rights reserved, Officials in Ocean City opened its boardwalk. ©2020 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved.

People are pretty dumb.Keep the bars and restaurants closed and they will stay away unless of course you value the money coming in over the chance of spreading the virus and then I say open everything up full blast and let nature take its course. @wjz #memorialdayweekend2020 pic.twitter.com/rK3gCfoZNB.
And with bars closed, some late-night partying moved to hotel rooms where people watched friends do burnouts on Baltimore Avenue. While some revelers ignored social distancing and mask rules, beachgoers in Clearwater, Florida, seemed to abide by the guidelines. The boardwalk and beaches reopened for certain activities last weekend. OCEAN CITY, MD - May 23, 2020: The boardwalk drew crowds during the Memorial Day holiday weekend ...[+] amid the coronavirus pandemic. Ocean City relaxed lodging restrictions earlier than expected. If you head to Ocean City, remember masks are encouraged but not mandatory on the beach and boardwalk and crowds of ten or more are banned. A jampacked pool party at a bar in Lake of the Ozarks has health officials in Missouri calling for revelers to self-quarantine. “Never in my wildest imagination would I have thought that,” Harman said. “You know we’re trying to get our message out for people to be courteous to others and to take responsibility for their actions and to make sure everybody can comply with the regulations.”.

“Ice cream, soda pop and French fries — you can’t beat that,” Everett said while enjoying some Thrasher’s fries on a boardwalk bench. “If we do see groups of ten or more, we remind them that it is a violation of the governor’s order order.