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Open Works COVID-19 Update 11/9/2020

Open Works

Open Works COVID-19 Update 11/9/2020

 On Nov. 6th, Mayor Young announced a fallback to “modified Phase 1” of Baltimore City’s reopening plan. The new restrictions call for a 25% capacity limit for all indoor facilities, a ban on gatherings of 10 or more people, and closing of certain facilities like bars. 

As of today, Nov. 9th, Maryland has seen six straight days of new case counts exceeding 1,000 and a positivity rate that just broke 5%. The positivity rate is the threshold that Governor Hogan has said will trigger new restrictions statewide. We are keeping a close eye out for further announcements from the Governor’s office.

In order to comply with new restrictions, we are taking the following steps effective Tuesday, Nov. 10th at 10 AM:

Maker Mart (Nov. 21 & 22) is CANCELLED

+ In-person Skill Show classes were set to begin on Nov. 16th. Please take this short survey so we can evaluate demand and folks’ comfort level with our protocols.

+ 25% of our fire permit capacity is 41 people. Our highest average number of daily check-ins since reopening in July has been 21 users, plus staff. We feel comfortable that our current reservation system is meeting public health guidelines and are not making any changes at this time. 

We continue to monitor this situation extremely closely and will update you as more information becomes available. As always, thank you for your patience and support in this challenging time. 

Stay safe, wear a mask, and wash your hands!

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