Governor Edwards announces the state to move into “Phase 1” of reopening on May 15



Governor Edwards announced that the state will be moving into “Phase 1” of reopening.

Many businesses that interact with the public will be allowed to operate with buildings at 25% of capacity as determined by the State Fire Marshall.


Governor Edwards is holding a press briefing on Monday at 2:30 p.m. CT where he is expected to announce his decision on easing rules around social distancing that were put in place to slow the spread of COVID-19.

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