California May Progress Toward Stage 2 – Partial Re-opening by Friday

Today California Governor Gavin Newsom issued a state report card during his Monday press conference on California’s fight against COVID-19.

He said California will be prepared as early as Friday, May 8, to move into the early phase of Stage 2 and relaxing some current restrictions.

Stage 2 allows gradual reopening of lower-risk workplaces with adaptations including bookstores, clothing stores, florists and sporting goods stores, with modifications

The Governor also announced new framework to allow counties to move more quickly through Stage 2 if they attest that they meet the state’s readiness criteria

Read the full press release here. 

Watch a video of the press conference here. 

Press Release

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