Reopening guidelines for "phase two" released Friday

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May 29, 2020 - 11:39 am
Governor Andrew Cuomo announces that the Western New York region will begin phase one of reopening. May 18, 2020 WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman

Governor Andrew Cuomo announces that the Western New York region will begin phase one of reopening. May 18, 2020 WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – New York State has released its guidelines for phase two of reopening.

VIEW: Phase two guidelines released for New York State

Industries that are eligible to reopen in phase two include offices, real estate, in-store retail, vehicle sales, retail rental, commercial building management, and hair salons and barbershops.

The Western New York region, which includes Erie, Niagara, Chautauqua, Cattaraugus, and Allegany Counties, is eligible to begin reopening at soon as June 2. However, there is confusion statewide about if the region will be reopen, even if it has met all the metrics. Governor Andrew Cuomo has not given clarification.

 

 

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