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Read Updated Guidance to Seasonal Community

June 9, 2020 – Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket, and the Elizabeth Islands appreciate, welcome, and depend on you, our visitors, seasonal residents, non-resident homeowners, and seasonal workforce. On June 8, 2020, Massachusetts entered the first part of Phase 2 of opening businesses and organizations.

Cape Cod and the Islands are now welcoming visitors with some restrictions:

• Accommodations of all types (including short term rental of homes, condos, and cottages)
• Outdoor seated dining and take out
• Retail shops
• Outdoor historic and recreational activities

Please read the updated guidance to our seasonal community from the Cape Cod Reopening Task Force at