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More openings and relaxations starting June 16

For the fifth consecutive business day, the Corona incidence value for Bonn is below 50, so the state has determined the incidence level 2 will be reached beginning Wednesday, June 16. From this date, further openings and relaxations will come into force.

From this date, for example, meetings in public spaces are allowed without limit for people from three households, and also for ten people with test from any number of households. Immunized individuals from additional households will additionally be allowed to attend meetings in public spaces.

Museums may be visited without appointment.  Concerts (inside), theater, opera, movie theaters with up to 500 people (seating plan) and test are allowed. Outside, non-contact sports are allowed with no limit of people and no test, contact sports with a maximum of 25 people and test. Indoors, non-contact sports (including gyms) are allowed, contact sports with a maximum of 12 people (contact tracking) and test.

Outdoor pools in Bonn, including sunbathing areas and kiosk operations, are open to all patrons with prior appointment booking and negative test. In the retail trade, which does not serve the basic supply, the number of persons is only limited to ten square meters of sales area. Private events (parties and similar celebrations are still prohibited) are permitted outside with up to 100 people, inside with a maximum of 50 people with testing. In outdoor catering, testing is not required; in indoor catering, testing is required and guests must be assigned space. In the area of tourism and accommodation, the complete catering of private guests is permitted, in addition, meetings and congresses indoors and outdoors with up to 500 persons and test. 

An overview of the future regulations can be found on the municipal website from Wednesday, June 16.

More than 100,000 second vaccinations in Bonn

On Monday, June 14, 2021, the 7-day incidence related to 100,000 inhabitants is 32.5, which corresponds to 107 new infections in the past seven days. Due to technical difficulties, no data could be transmitted to the State Center for Health.

Currently, 48 people from Bonn and the surrounding area who have contracted Covid-19 are in Bonn hospitals. 36 patients are being cared for in normal wards, 12 in intensive care units, 11 of whom require ventilation.

The number of first vaccinations against the coronavirus carried out in Bonn amounts to 183,839, the number of second vaccinations to 100,326.

Public transport

The state has published an updated corona protection regulation. As a result, since June 12, the following has been in effect: those who use buses and trains and are at stops are only required to wear a medical mask or surgical mask. The obligation to wear an FFP2 mask has been dropped.

Digital vaccination passport

The state of North Rhine-Westphalia announced on Monday, June 14, that all persons who have already had their vaccination appointments at the vaccination centers will receive the QR code for creating the digital vaccination passport by mail by the end of June. In the vaccination centers, these codes will be issued in the future for all newly performed vaccinations on site. Preparations for this are underway at the Bonn vaccination center.

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