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NYS releases guidelines for Phase 3; includes nail salons and tattoo parlors

The State released guidelines for reopening in Phase 3 as some regions get closer to entering the penultimate phase.

BUFFALO, N.Y. — On Tuesday New York State released guidance for businesses on what will be included in reopening when regions are able to enter Phase 3. 

According to a tweet from Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz, tattoo and piercing parlors, spas and massage therapy  will be included as well a nail and other types of beauty salons. 

Restaurants will also be open for indoor seating starting in Phase 3. In order to be allowed to reopen, each business must have a written safety plan to keep employees and customers safe. 

To find out if a business is eligible to open in Phase 3, click here to use the state's reopening lookup tool. The Western New York region could enter Phase 3 as early as next week. 

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