Advertisement

Gov. McMaster discusses plans to reopen more businesses

South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster plans to lead a discussion about how the state is preparing...
South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster plans to lead a discussion about how the state is preparing for a possible coronavirus outbreak on Monday.(AP/CDC)
Updated: May. 13, 2020 at 4:37 PM EDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - Gov. Henry McMaster addressed the public following Wednesday’s accelerateSC task force meeting.

LIVE: Gov. Henry McMaster is taking questions after a meeting of his accelerateSC task force, which is focused on reopening the economy. He extended the state of emergency today >> https://bit.ly/3dFx7Dw Get the earliest breaking news alerts on your phone with the WIS 10 News app >> http://bit.ly/2Zz44uF

Posted by WIS TV on Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Wednesday, the Response sub-group of accelerateSC talked about reopening attractions and entertainment venues, as well as athletic fields and hotels.

They also discussed guidelines to help day cares that closed reopen safely.

No dates were mentioned as to when attractions should open, but some members of the committee suggested smaller businesses could open soon while zoos, amusement parks and other larger businesses would need more time.

This story will be updated.

Copyright 2020 WIS. All rights reserved.