Resiliency Road Map Stage 2 Clarification - What is Not Included


May 27, 2020

During California Governor Gavin Newsom’s live press conference on May 26, 2020, the Governor announced that barbershops and hair salons are permitted to reopen in counties that have successfully fulfilled the County Variance criteria (including Orange County). Please follow the link below to read the California Department of Health Press Release.

California Department of Health Press Release


Though barbershops and hair salons were previously identified as Stage 3 businesses, the State of California remains in Stage 2, which prohibits the re-opening of certain spaces and businesses. As articulated on the State’s County Variance Information website, pools, community centers, playgrounds, and picnic areas are “not open” and the following are to remain closed:

  • Personal services such as nail salons, tattoo parlors, gyms and fitness studios

  • Hospitality services, such as bars, wineries, tasting rooms and lounges

  • Entertainment venues, such as movie theaters, gaming, gambling, arcade venues, pro sports, indoor museums, gallery spaces, and zoos

  • Community centers, public pools, playgrounds, and picnic areas

  • Cultural ceremonies

  • Nightclubs

  • Concert venues

  • Live audience sports

  • Festivals

  • Theme parks

  • Hotels/lodging for leisure and tourism

Please follow the link below to view the State County Variance Information website.

State County Variance Information Website

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