By CBSNewYork Team

TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – Capacity for public gatherings is increasing in New Jersey.

Starting Friday, the limit on outdoor gatherings will increase to 200 people. That’s up from 50.

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Political events and outdoor religious services, like weddings and funerals, do not have a limit.

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Sports and entertainment venues can host events at 20% capacity indoors, and 30% capacity outdoors, with proper social distancing.

Banquest halls can host indoor celebrations at 35% capacity up to 150 guests.

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Other indoor gatherings remain limited to 25 people.

CBSNewYork Team