Bowling alleys, playgrounds and more: Here is everything that reopened in NJ on July 2

New Jersey continued to restart its economy on Thursday by allowing playgrounds, amusement rides, libraries, museums and other indoor entertainment to reopen.

News 12 Staff

Jul 2, 2020, 9:24 AM

Updated 1,382 days ago

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New Jersey continued to restart its economy on Thursday by allowing playgrounds, amusement rides, libraries, museums and other indoor entertainment to reopen.
The attractions include bowling alleys, indoor batting cages, boardwalk arcades, outdoor water parks, indoor shooting ranges, casinos, playgrounds and outdoor amusement parks. Masks and social distancing are required.
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Mountain Creek in Vernon is operating under a limited capacity and is requiring that all tickets be purchased online in advance.
Atlantic City’s casinos also reopened, though without smoking, drinking and indoor dining
But some amusement parks are waiting to reopen. Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson will open Friday for season pass holders, and then for the general public on Saturday. Their water park, Hurricane Harbor, is still closed with an opening date coming soon.
New Jersey continues to reopen businesses from the near-total closure from the outbreak in March, currently in stage two of three.
Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday reported there were about 500 more positive cases, putting the total at 172,000. He reported the death toll climbed by 27 overnight to 13,251. There are also 1,854 probable deaths from the virus.
The Associated Press wire services contributed to this report.


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