NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WJHL)- Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee announced Thursday that he will be signing an executive order that will allow groups of 50 people to gather at a time.
The previous order stated that only groups of 10 people could gather at a time.
Lee said in part that he signed the new order to “really create more consistency to allow us to open up our economy and to open up our lives in a safe way, but in a greater way moving forward.”
This annoucement follows news from the state Economic Recovery Group that would allow amusement parts to reopen on Friday.
You can watch the entire news briefing on our WJHL Facebook page below.
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