ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — Beginning Friday, indoor theaters and outdoor performance venues in Anne Arundel County will be allowed to reopen at 50% capacity under an executive order signed by County Executive Steuart Pittman Monday.
The order allows theaters and venues to reopen at 50 percent capacity or 100 people per auditorium or venue, whichever is less, at 9 a.m. Friday.READ MORE: Two Days After Mandate Went Into Effect, The Vaccination Status Of Thousands Of City Employees Remains Unknown
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Organized outdoor events of up to 100 people will also be allowed with social distancing plans and people in charge of ensuring mask rules are followed.READ MORE: Jonathan & Diana Toebbe Plead Not Guilty To Espionage Charges
Pittman’s office initially announced the changes late last week.
Indoor dining capacity increased to 75% in much of the state Monday, though Anne Arundel County is not moving forward with the increased capacity.MORE NEWS: State Agencies Say Labor Shortages Are Impacting Processing Times For Unemployment Claims