The latest announcement allows all businesses operating with … AUSTIN, Texas - The state is continuing onto Phase III of reopening, which allows all business to reopen with limited capacity. After the Executive Order expiration on April 30, the state will enter Phase 1 of a 3-phase plan to reopen the Texas economy. The state is in Phase 3 of Abbott’s plan to reopen the Texas economy, which allowed restaurants to increase occupancy levels to 75% and most businesses to move to 50% occupancy. On June 3, 2020, Gov. Phase 3 of reopening Texas allows all businesses to reopen at 50% beginning Wednesday, Abbott says Tierra Smith , Digital Producer Published: June 3, 2020, 5:13 pm Updated: June 3, … Abbott issued Executive Order GA-26 to coincide with the third phase of the ongoing plan to expand openings of certain businesses and activities in Texas. Greg Abbott on Wednesday announced the third phase of reopening Texas’ economy while containing the spread of COVID-19.. MORE: Trump gives governors 3-phase plan to reopen economy. On May 26, 2020, Gov. The Governor also issued a proclamation giving mayors and county judges the ability to impose … AUSTIN, Texas — On Wednesday, Gov. The institute said that a Phase 3 trial would begin on Wednesday involving more than … Abbott issued an updated Executive Order GA-23 to announce additional services and activities that can open under phase II. AUSTIN, Texas – Gov. Open Texas checklists are now updated consistent with this order. Greg Abbott announced the third phase of reopening businesses in Texas amid the coronavirus pandemic. Greg Abbott announced June 3. Phase 1, which begins Friday, May 1, will allow for all retail stores, restaurants, movie theatres and malls to reopen provided that these businesses limit their occupancy to no more than 25 percent of their capacity. Places with declining infections and strong testing would begin a three-phased gradual reopening of businesses and schools — each phase lasting at least 14 days — to ensure that infections don't accelerate again. The announcement marked the beginning of "Phase 3" of the governor's plan to reopen the state's economy amid the coronavirus pandemic. Governor Greg Abbott has issued Executive Order 29 requiring all Texans to wear a face covering over the nose and mouth in public spaces, with few exceptions, in counties with 20 or more positive COVID-19 cases. Phase 3 of Texas' reopening plan is upon us, Gov.