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San Mateo County gives green light to open more businesses and activities

Original post made on Jun 17, 2020

Effective immediately, a wide range of San Mateo County businesses and activities, from barbershops to gyms, are allowed to reopen, according to a June 17 announcement from the county.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 7:09 PM

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Posted by resident
a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
on Jun 17, 2020 at 7:59 pm

I hope they are not moving too fast. I read horror stories in the news about states that opened bars and barber shops a couple of weeks ago and are now seeing a surge in hospitalizations. Once one person catches the virus, they quickly spread it to their family and co-workers.


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Posted by Brian
a resident of Menlo Park: Sharon Heights
on Jun 17, 2020 at 11:19 pm

I am surprised and delighted to see this. I think they should have done this in the first place (guidance on physical distancing and operations) rather than a lockdown at all, but better late than never.

Thank you, San Mateo County, for being dogmatically overreaching authoritarians only for 3 months, rather than the 6 I had resigned to expecting.


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