(CBS/AP) — Brookfield Zoo outside Chicago is reopening on March 1 after being closed for two months because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Zoo officials say when it reopens, mitigation measures will be in place, starting with a requirement that visitors wear masks when social distancing isn’t possible.READ MORE: Over 74,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois Last Week Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
Also, the only indoor spaces that will be open are rest rooms. The carousel and the motor safari will also remain closed.
The zoo will operate at 25% capacity and reservations must be made online.
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