SOMERVILLE (CBS) — Somerville will move to a modified Phase 4 Step 1 of the state’s reopening plan on Friday, May 7. The move is because more residents are vaccinated and the city has seen a decrease in coronavirus cases.

Businesses, houses of worship, movie theaters, and bingo halls will be allowed to open at 50% capacity.

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Event capacity will increase to 100 people indoors and 150 outdoors.

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Restaurants, bars, and breweries with approved licenses will be allowed to offer outdoor dining.

Capacity limits for private residences will stay at 10 people indoors and increase to 25 people outdoors.

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City officials said they would review the latest reopening guidance released by the state on Tuesday and then determine what will be adopted in Somerville.

CBSBoston.com Staff