PENSACOLA, Fla. (WKRG) — Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced a ‘Phase Two’ plan Wednesday in Orlando aimed at reopening more of the state. This phase will take effect Friday, June 5.
Phase Two: 64 counties, excludes Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach
- Bars can operate with 50% inside, full outside with seated service.
- Restaurants can seat customers on a bartop.
- Gyms and stores can now be at full capacity and gatherings can be up to 50 people.
- Movie theatres, bowling alleys can operate at 50% capacity.
I’m pleased to announce that the Original Phase 1 Florida counties (all except Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach) may enter Phase 2 effective Friday, June 5, 2020. pic.twitter.com/dRF4TQp6d0— Ron DeSantis (@GovRonDeSantis) June 3, 2020
Watch the full Phase two announcement below:
Parks such as Universal Studios and Disney Orlando have submitted plans to the state for a reopening process. Universal is planning a reopening to the public on June 5 with social distancing guidelines. Walt Disney World Orlando is planning for July 11 with safety precautions as well.
Florida Universities are expected to announce their reopening plans on June 23.
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