Our number one priority is the health and safety of the Marion County community.


Marion County is providing regular updates on the latest regarding COVID-19 in the community, including re-openings, local cases and more. To access this most up-to-date information, visit Marion County’s Facebook page: Facebook.com/MarionCountyFlorida

Ocala/Marion County, our hotels, restaurants and attractions are taking your safety seriously. To find out how our destination is a safe place to explore for visitors and residents, click HERE.

Marion County COVID-19 Updates

Marion County’s request and safety guidelines for vacation rental operations pursuant to Executive Order 20-123 is approved by the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation as of Friday May 22, 2020. To view the full safety guidelines and letter of approval for re-opening vacation rentals in Marion County can click HERE.

For more updates on Marion County programs, events and services, visit the COVID-19-related County Program Updates page on MarionCountyFL.org.

Florida State Park COVID-19 Updates

For the latest information from Florida State Parks, including hours, visit FloridaStateParks.org/Learn/Safety-Updates.

Additional resources regarding changes in programs, services and updates locally are available from:

City of Ocala
City of Dunnellon
City of Belleview

For information regarding the City of Ocala mask mandate, click HERE.

Statewide Recovery Information

For the Florida Governor’s information regarding the Plan for Recovery, COVID-19 Executive Orders, FAQ’s and more, visit FLgov.com/Covid-19. Current travel and safety information updated daily from VISIT FLORIDA can be found at VisitFlorida.com/en-us/Current-Travel-Safety-Information.html

CDC Information for Travelers

CDC information for travelers specifically can be found at CDC.gov/Coronavirus/2019-NCOV/Travelers

Resources for Florida Businesses & Workers

For financial resources for businesses, employers and employees, VISIT FLORIDA is continually updating their COVID-19 Resources and Information for Businesses page on their website.

Florida Department of Health

If you have any specific COVID-19 questions, the Florida Department of Health designated a 24-hour Call Center you can contact at 1-866-779-6121 or email COVID-19@flhealth.gov. For more information about cases, health tips, FAQs and more regarding COVID-19 visit FloridaHealthCOVID19.gov.