Monroe County, Monroe County Sheriff’s Office, and the municipalities continue to operate the 24-hour southbound traffic checkpoints at mile marker 112.5 on the 18-Mile Stretch (U.S. 1), and on Card Sound Road (905) to reinforce Monroe County’s closure to visitors and non-residents until further notice.
Monroe County Emergency Directive 20-03 5th Amendment
What’s Needed to Enter the Florida Keys at Checkpoint
Residency in Monroe County can be established by providing at least one of the following at the checkpoint:
Non-residents can demonstrate that they have legitimate business in the Florida Keys portion of Monroe County by providing at least one of the following at the checkpoint:
Documentation of eligibility for entry has to be an original document or a hardcopy paper photocopy of the original. Digital images and photographs of documentation are NOT sufficient documentation to establish eligibility for entrance.