Live blog: St. Joe State Park to open off-road area on Monday

Posted at 12:21 PM, May 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-17 17:07:33-04

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4:05 p.m. | The off-road riding area at St. Joe State Park reopens on Monday. Visitors are required to purchase same-day permits online. More information can be found on the Missouri State Parks website.

12:00 p.m. | Starting tomorrow, Monday, May 18, Uber will require all users to wear a face mask or cover. Riders will have to take a selfie with the mask on before the driver can accept a trip. Drivers will also be allowed to cancel a trip if they don't feel safe, including if a user is not wearing a mask or face cover.
There will also be rider limits in the vehicle to allow for social distancing.

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