LOCAL INFORMATION

Governor Kay Ivey issued her twentieth supplemental emergency proclamation extending the Safer at Home Order that includes a statewide mask requirement. Individuals will be required to wear a mask or other facial covering when in public and in close contact with other people, as described in the order. This order extends until Friday, January 22, 2021 at 5:00 p.m

AMENDED SAFER AT HOME AND MASK ORDER
has been extended to January 22nd, 2021

NEW ADDITIONS: Emergency occupancy rates will be removed for retailers, gyms and fitness centers, and entertainment venues
An exception to social-distancing rules will be allowed for many businesses—including barber shops, hair salons, gyms, and
restaurants—if people are wearing masks and separated by an “impermeable” barrier

ENTERTAINMENT VENUES – SUCH AS ARCADES, THEATERS, BOWLING ALLEYS
Open subject to social-distancing and sanitation rules and guidelines

ATHLETIC ACTIVITIES
Open subject to social-distancing and sanitation rules and guidelines

EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS
Open subject to social-distancing and sanitation rules and guidelines

CHILD DAY CARE FACILITIES
Open subject to social-distancing and sanitation rules and guidelines

INDIVIDUALS
Encouraged to stay home and follow good sanitation practices

EMPLOYERS
Businesses may open subject to sanitation and social-distancing guidelines

RETAIL STORES
All retail stores subject to social-distancing and sanitation rules

MEDICAL PROCEDURES
Allowed unless prohibited in the future by the State Health Officer to preserve resources necessary to diagnose and treat COVID-19; providers must follow COVID-19-related rules and guidance from state regulatory boards or public health authorities

SENIOR CITIZEN CENTERS
Regular programming still suspended except meals still available through curbside pick-up or delivery

HOSPITALS AND NURSING HOMES
Still must implement policies to limit visitation

NON-WORK GATHERINGS
Still required to maintain 6 feet of distance between persons not from same household

RESTAURANTS, BARS AND BREWERIES
May open with limited capacity and subject to additional sanitation rules and guidelines

ATHLETIC FACILITIES °SUCH AS FITNESS CENTERS AND COMMERCIAL GYMS˛
Athletic facilities may open subject to social-distancing and sanitation
rules and guidelines

CLOSE-CONTACT SERVICE PROVIDERS
Close-contact service providers (such as barber shops, hair salons, nail salons, tattoo services) may open subject to social-distancing and sanitation rules and guidelines

BEACHES
Open with no limit on gatherings. Must maintain 6 feet of separation.

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