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Alberta's Relaunch Strategy for Phase 2

June 10, 2020

The province announced an expedited relaunch of Phase 2, moving the date ahead of schedule from June 19 to June 12th. According to the province , this stage will allow additional businesses and services to reopen and resume operations with two metre physical distancing requirements in place. Businesses and services include:

- K-12 schools (for requested diploma exams and summer school), following guidance

- Libraries(with restrictions)

- Places of worship

- Additional scheduled surgeries

- Wellness services such as massage, acupuncture and reflexology

- Personal services (esthetics, cosmetics skin and body treatments, manicures, pedicures, waxing, facial treatment, artificial tanning)

- Movie theatres and theatres, with restrictions

- Community halls, with limits on attendance based on activity

- Team-based sports, with restrictions

- Indoor and outdoor recreation, fitness and sports, with measures in place

- Indoor fitness centres, pools and arenas, with measures in place

- Instrumental concerts

- Casinos and bingo halls

- Arcades and video lottery terminals (VLTs) in restaurants and lounges

- Provincial campgrounds at full capacity

To Remain Closed:  Nightclubs, amusement parks, and hookahlounges (permitted for food and drink only)
Arts and culture festivals, concerts and major sporting events will continue to not be permitted.

Non-essential out-of-province travel is not recommended

Remote working is optional for most workers; workplaces must follow public health measures