The City of Key West, Florida

The Southernmost City in th Continental United States


Key West is Open!


Mayor Craig Cates and a large contingent of local business leaders greeted Gov. Rick Scott, Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera and Visit Florida CEO Ken Lawson at the Marriott Beachside this morning. Gov. Scott thanked the community for remaining strong through Hurricane Irma, and vowed to do everything possible to let the world know that Key West is open for business. In an aside, the Governor added that the next time he calls for a mandatory evacuation, that more Keys residents listen.