Governor Baker Announces New Restrictions Statewide for Capacity, Mask Compliance and Distancing Due to Increased Cases, Hospitalizations
The rollback includes the following restrictions:
In all communities, capacity will be reduced from 50% to 40% for the following sectors:
This new capacity limit will not apply to sectors that do not currently have a percentage-based capacity limit, including restaurants, laboratories, and close contact personal services.
Click here to read the revised gatherings order.
Click here to read the order rolling Massachusetts back to Phase III, Step 1.
Restaurants and Venues
The Administration also announced new guidelines for restaurants and other venues with seated dining, including:
Customers are encouraged to dine only with members of the same household.
Offices and Gyms
The Administration announced new guidelines for workplaces and gyms, including:
The Administration continues to encourage all employers to offer teleworking to their employees when possible.