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With Stage 3 Approaching, What Are Current Ideas For Reopening LA County?




People exit a Shoe City store as Los Angeles County retail businesses reopen while the COVID-19 pandemic continues on May 27, 2020 in Glendale, California.
People exit a Shoe City store as Los Angeles County retail businesses reopen while the COVID-19 pandemic continues on May 27, 2020 in Glendale, California.
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A number of plans were presented to the L.A. County Board of Supervisors Tuesday with blueprints for how businesses, theme parks and sports venues might reopen.

The plans include strict standards for sanitation, social distancing and testing for workers. The initial plans for sports venues include games without spectators. 

Meanwhile, USC has decided to have in-person classes resume come the Fall semester. 

How feasible are these proposals and what kind of safety measures would be needed to make them a reality?

Guests:

Janice Hahn, Los Angeles County Supervisor representing District 4, which stretches from Marina del Rey, down to San Pedro and east, encompassing Long Beach and Diamond Bar; she tweets @SupJaniceHahn

Hal Kempfer, CEO of GRIP (Global Risk Intelligence and Planning), a management consulting firm based in Long Beach; retired Marine intelligence officer who’s conducted baseline training for major military commands and Southern California school systems on pandemic preparedness; he tweets @kippinc