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WATCH LIVE: Gov. Mike DeWine, health director Dr. Amy Acton give April 28 update on COVID-19

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Posted at 1:42 PM, Apr 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-28 13:42:21-04

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine, Ohio Department of Health Director Dr. Amy Acton and Lt. Gov. Jon Husted will give a briefing on the state's response to COVID-19 Tuesday afternoon.

The briefing is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m., lasting until around 3:30 p.m. Watch it live below:

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Tuesday's briefing comes a day after DeWine announced a plan and restrictions for the May 1 reopening.

Beginning May 1, all health procedures and operations that do not require overnight stay in a hospital can continue to move forward, according to an order issued by DeWine.

On May 4, under the new order, general offices and manufacturing, distribution and construction companies will be allowed to reopen if they had been closed under the original stay at home order. On May 12, under the new order, retail, service and consumer businesses will be allowed to reopen, but all employees and guests will be required to wear face masks or coverings while working at or visiting these places of business.

RELATED: Reopening Ohio: Gov. DeWine gives dates, protocols for reopening businesses beginning May 1

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