Disney World Upgrades Mask Mandate As COVID-19 Cases Surge
Written by B87FM on July 20, 2020
Following a surge in coronavirus instances in Florida, Disney World is remodeling their masks coverage. The theme park not too long ago opened its doorways to the general public, regardless of the state’s struggles with COVID-19.
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Initially, the reopening process for the park allowed masks to be taken off whereas consuming and consuming on to go. That’s not the case. Eating should be performed in a stationary method whereas sustaining social distancing, as should consuming.
“Face coverings are required for all company (ages 2 and up) and solid members. Please carry your individual face coverings and put on them always, besides when eating or swimming. You might take away your face overlaying whereas actively consuming or consuming, however you ought to be stationary and preserve applicable bodily distancing,” the park’s web site now reads.
Whereas Disney World has taken measures to make sure a protected expertise, the park has come below fireplace for reopening whereas Florida is affected by a drastic improve in COVID-19 instances. The state has reported over 10,000 new instances for the fifth straight day, as of Sunday.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says these figured are merely the results of elevated testing: “I believe, the truth that we’re testing a lot has led to case numbers which have been put on the market, and I believe sort of unfairly maligning the state.”