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Gov. Greg Abbott announced today that he would allow several additional types of business to start back up under Phase II of his plan to reopen the Texas economy.


Immediately:

  • driver's education
  • food courts at malls
May 29
  • water parks at 25% occupancy

May 31

  • recreational sports for adults (no games until June 15)

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