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South Padre Island Showing Exemplary Social Distancing on the Beach #LiveFromSPI


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Click below to watch a Live feed from South Padre Island showing exemplary social distancing on the beach. Please share. This is how it should be done for a more sustainable future.



  • Beach vendors can only preset the front-row following the spacing guidelines below.
  • All non-single pole shade structures will be prohibited.
  • All single-pole shade structures will be separated by a minimum of 15 feet from outside edge/tip of the structure.
  • All secondary beach chairs and umbrellas must be stored at the dune line and setup on demand only.
  • Chairs and umbrellas must be rented and occupied at the time of setup, for the secondary rows.
  • Only two chairs per single pole shade structure will be permitted.


  • All non-single pole shade structure will be prohibited.
  • All single-pole shade structure will be separated by a minimum of 15 feet from outside edge/tip of the structure.
  • Only two chairs per single pole shade structure will be permitted.

It shows the success of the new SPI ordinance on social distancing on beach.

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