Gov. Janet Mills today, March 5, announced new plans to support Maine’s economy and still protect public health.

‘Moving Maine Forward’ changes capacity limits to a percentage. Indoor gatherings the percentage of capacity will now increase to 50 percent starting March 26 and then 75 percent starting May 24.

For outdoor gatherings, the percentage of capacity will increase to 75 percent starting March 26, and 100 percent starting May 24.

Mask wearing and social distancing is still part of the plan.

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