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Good news!  The tri-county (Berks, Chester, Montgomery) area has been given permission to enter the GREEN phase of re-opening on this Friday, June 26th.  Check the state’s website (pa.gov/guides/responding-to-covid-19) for more details about what is and is not allowed in this phase.  For example, continued telework is strongly encouraged.  Restaurants and bars may open at 50% occupancy.  Personal care services (including hair salons and barbershops) may open at 50% occupancy and by appointment only. Masks are required when entering a business.  Large gatherings of more than 250 prohibited.  Check each county’s website to see how your area is dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic (co.berks.pa.uschesco.org, montcopa.org).

The Boyertown Community Ambulance Service (boyertownems.org) offers some reminders to help keep you safe as the community re-opens.  Remember the 3 Ds to reduce risk: Distance = social distancing recommendation is 6 feet apart, Duration = limit potential exposure time, Density = do not gather in groups in enclosed spaces.

The State Theatre in Boyertown will re-open on Friday, June 26th.  Limited seating is available.  Online ticket sales are encouraged at www.boyertownstatetheatre.com.  The Sunnybrook Drive-In movies are still being offered each weekend with car or lawn seating.

Elmwood Park Zoo is also re-opening on Friday, June 26th.  All guests must purchase tickets online prior to visiting.  See the zoo’s reopening plan at www.elmwoodparkzoo.org.

Gardens and parks in the area are also re-opening on Friday, June 26th.  Stoneleigh: A Natural Garden has certain guidelines in place during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Please go to www.stoneleighgarden.org/garden/visit to view these rules before visiting.  For example, if the parking lot is full, please come at another time.  Restrooms are closed.  Please stay six feet away from others.

Real estate in the tri-county area is open and the market is HOT!  Contact a Kelly Real Estate agent today at www.gokellyrealestate.com/agents to see how they can assist you.

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