California scales back reopening amid new COVID surge – Los Angeles Times

Once the changes go into effect Tuesday, 94% of Californians — roughly 37 million people — will live in counties that are in the strictest tier of the state’s reopening roadmap. Many businesses in those counties will have to suspend or severely limit their indoor operations. The move came as California recorded 13,412 new cases Monday, according to The Times’ coronavirus tracker. That is the highest daily total since the pandemic began and a sign of how quickly the coronavirus is spreading. “We are seeing community spread broadly now throughout the state of California,” Gov. Gavin Newsom said. Source: California scales back reopening amid new COVID surge – Los Angeles Times