On December 23, Buncombe County and City of Asheville officials announced tighter restrictions to help slow the spread of Covid-19 in our community. Key points:
- Buncombe County, City of Asheville, and Town of Montreat will move to add more stringent measures in an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19.
- The new local order signed on Dec. 23, 2020, reduces the capacity for indoor dining in restaurants from 50% of stated fire capacity to 30%
- Lowers the number for an indoor mass gathering for social gatherings with individuals from outside your household from 10 persons to 2 persons
- New restrictions are effective as of Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021.
Read the full order here.