Gov. Greg Abbott issued a proclamation extended several services and activities to re-open under Phase II of the state’s plan in opening the economy.


On Tuesday, Gov. Greg Abbott issued a proclamation extended several services and activities to re-open under Phase II of the state’s plan in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.


Under the proclamation, the following may reopen with limited occupancy and/or regulations:


*Water parks (beginning May 29) — occupancy must be limited to 25% and areas with video arcades must remain closed


*Recreational sports programs for adults (May 31) — Games and competitions cannot begin until June 15


*Food court dining areas within shopping malls operations can resume immediately, but malls are encouraged to designate one or more individuals to ensure health and safety practices like customers maintaining six-feet of distance, cleaning and disinfecting of tables, etc.


*Driver education programs — operations can resume immediately