LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - JUNE 04: Jay McAvoy (R) of Colorado cheers as an employee takes his temperature as he arrives at Bellagio Resort & Casino on the Las Vegas Strip just after the property opened for the first time since being closed on March 17 because of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on June 4, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Hotel-casinos throughout the state are opening today as part of a phased reopening of the economy with social distancing guidelines and other restrictions in place. MGM Resorts International reopened Bellagio, New York-New York Hotel & Casino, MGM Grand Hotel & Casino and The Signature today. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
Nevada officials say they are developing plans to lower the possibility of contracting the coronavirus in six, high-risk counties that include the cities of Las Vegas and Reno. The action plans in the works for Clark, Washoe, Elko, Humboldt, Lander and Nye counties are part of Gov. Steve Sisolak’s new approach that shifts away from broad rules to control the coronavirus to a more tailored reaction based on county-specific data. It’s unclear what those new plans will call for or when they will take effect. County officials and members of the task force were still reviewing the plans Friday and will meet Thursday to finalize them.