Via the Mercury News: Santa Clara County: Gyms, salons forced to close 2 days after reopening By: Wes Goldberg
On the heels of Gov. Gavin Newsom’s order Monday forcing the closure of several indoor business sectors in California, the recent reopening of Santa Clara County’s gyms and salons will be especially short-lived.
Starting Monday, gyms, salons and barbershops were among businesses allowed to once again serve customers in the county. However, as coronavirus cases surge in California, the governor Monday afternoon ordered the suspension of indoor operations in salons and fitness centers in the 30 counties on the state’s watch list.
While Santa Clara County has not appeared on the public watch list, county officials said they had been monitored since Sunday and expected to be added to that list Wednesday, On Monday afternoon, the county alerted businesses and residents that the state will require sectors of business to close indoor operations effective first thing that day.