‘That's a matter of weeks’: Gov. Murphy says gyms, restaurants could reopen in a few weeks

Gov. Phil Murphy says gyms and other businesses, such as salons and restaurants, may be able to reopen in a few weeks.

News 12 Staff

May 22, 2020, 9:29 AM

Updated 1,433 days ago

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Gov. Phil Murphy says gyms and other businesses, such as salons and restaurants, may be able to reopen in a few weeks.
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The governor talked about the challenges with reopening indoor businesses at his daily briefing Thursday.
"Outside is easier than inside, so the toughest nuts to crack are inside,” says Gov. Murphy. “No ventilation, sedentary. That means indoor dining is going to be more complicated than outdoor dining. The barber shop which all of us need, the salon, the gym, those are complicated. I'm hopeful that with the progress we've been making, that's a matter of weeks."

Gov. Murphy did not go into detail on the guidelines the businesses would have to follow.
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