ORLANDO (CBSMiami) – Walt Disney World has announced plans to relax physical distancing measures in select areas of its theme parks.
The change is possible after Orange County recently announced that “all settings,” including theme parks, are allowed to move forward with reducing the social distancing from six feet to three feet.READ MORE: Tropical Storm Warning Extended For Northern Gulf Coast Ahead Of Potential Tropical Cyclone Three
Universal Orlando has already implemented this change.READ MORE: Miami-Dade, Broward County Public Schools To Continue Free Summer Food Distribution
According to Walt Disney World’s website, social distancing will be reduced in a phased approach.
“While we will reduce physical distancing measures for Guests across many areas with a gradual, phased approach, six-feet distancing measures will continue in all dining locations, merchandise stores and in areas where Guests can temporarily remove their masks.”MORE NEWS: 'We Need To Get To 70 Percent By July 4th': Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava Hopes To Meet Biden Admin. Goal
Face coverings are still required inside the parks they can be temporarily removed while eating, drinking, or taking a photo.