Image: Jeffrey Eisen | Unsplash
Resorts, hotels, theatres, and the film industry may reopen while following WorkSaveBC guidelines.
Jun 25, 2020 - EightSix Staff
Due to the "exemplary" behaviour demonstrated by British Columbians in following safety guidelines over the past 100 days, BC has now entered Phase 3 of its reopening plan.
Non-essential travel is now permitted and hotels and resorts, movie theatres and the film industry are permitted to reopen.
However, the ban on gatherings of more than 50 people is still in place and people must continue to follow WorkSafeBC's COVID-19 safety guidelines so the province does not experience a dangerous spike in coronavirus cases.
The move will allow establishments to increase their capacity while maintaining physical distance between patrons.
Premier Doug Ford announced today that restaurants in the City of Toronto and Peel region may open June 24
The eight week extension of the program will provide much-needed relief to those who lost their jobs as a result of the pandemic.