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3-week 'pause' restrictions in Nevada take effect Tuesday

3-week pause enforcement begins
Posted at 11:34 PM, Nov 23, 2020

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak's new COVID-19 restrictions go into effect at 12:01 a.m. on Nov. 24.

These new guidelines will last for 3 weeks.

Here are the changes:

Capacity will be dropping to 25% in most places including:

  • Restaurants
  • Bars
  • Casinos
  • Gyms
  • Places of worship

Adult and youth sports tournaments are being put on pause.

You will also be required to wear a mask inside and outside when not around people in your own household.


Most county government buildings will be closed during the statewide pause as well as public meetings and gatherings of more than 50 people have been canceled.

County employees will still be available to help you out by phone or e-mail.