Gov. David Ige approved COVID-19 emergency rule amendments for the Big Island signed into effect Monday by Mayor Mitch Roth, which ease certain restrictions.
The amendments include:
• An increases in outdoor gatherings from 10 to 25.
• Institutes a larger gatherings request process with guidelines.
• Increases non-organized pick-up sports games limits from 10 to 25 participants.
• Opens more Parks and Recreation facilities.
The amended rule takes effect immediately and shall continue through April 12, unless otherwise specified.