COVID-19 UPDATES FROM THE STATE:
Governor Roy Cooper announced that North Carolina will move into Safer At Home Phase 2 of lifting COVID-19 restrictions on Friday, May 22 at 5 pm. Read Executive Order No. 141.
Phase 2 lifts the Stay At Home order moving into a Safer At Home recommendation, especially for people at high risk for serious illness. Teleworking is also urged when possible.
Childcare facilities, day camps and overnight camps will be open with enhanced cleaning and screening requirements. Retail businesses allowed to open in Phase 1 at 50% capacity will continue at that level.
Public health recommendations are provided for worship services to practice enhanced social distancing
OPEN WITH REQUIREMENTS:
Restaurants – 50% capacity and social distancing
Salons and Personal Care - 50% capacity and social distancing
Pools - 50% capacity and social distancing
GATHERING LIMITS: 10 indoors/25 outdoors at – meeting and event venues, amphitheaters, sporting venues and arenas, groups at beaches, groups at parks.
REMAINS CLOSED: bars/nightclubs, museums, playgrounds, gym/fitness studios (yoga, cycling, martial arts, etc.), indoor entertainment venues (movies, bowling, bingo, etc.).
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