4月30日零时起，北京将突发公共卫生事件一级响应调整为二级响应（lower the emergency response to the novel coronavirus epidemic from the top level to the second level），并相应调整防控策略。
By the end of Tuesday,15 of the 16 districts in Beijing had reported zero new local cases for more than 36 days.Chaoyang district,which was listed as the high-risk area for COVID-19 control,has no new local cases for 14 days by Wednesday and will be listed as low-risk area.
Beijing has been taking strict measures on both domestic and overseas travelers coming to the capital,as well as community control to prevent infection risks,which has proved to be effective.In Beijing,the risk of outbreak has been generally mitigated.
People from low-risk regions of China will not need to be quarantined for 14 days at home upon arriving in Beijing.Those who are undergoing concentrated or at-home observation need not continue.
But the strict management of inbound personnel and those from high-and medium-risk areas and Hubei,the province once hardest hit by the virus,will continue.
Couriers,deliverymen,housekeepers and real estate agents with green health codes will be allowed to enter residential communities,which will remain under closed-off management.
Relative visitors will also be allowed if their health codes are green.
Hotels in Beijing will not require nucleic acid test results from guests,with only a green health code needed to check-in.
The maximum allowable passenger capacity will be raised from 50 percent of full capacity to 75 percent on buses and to 65 percent on subway trains.
Bus services between Beijing and some areas in the neighboring Hebei province will resume operations in an orderly manner,and inter-provincial long-distance and chartered bus services will gradually be resumed.
Libraries,museums and galleries will reopen in an orderly manner with restricted numbers of visitors,and cinemas,karaoke houses and underground gymnasiums and natatoria will remain closed.
Ordinary people can take off their masks in outdoor public venues if they are not at populated sites like school campuses and stations of public transport.Pregnant women,children and the elderly with poor immunity are still advised to wear their masks on if they need to go to public places.
response to public health emergencies
to strengthen the legal framework of public health
unified emergency supply system
to prevent the coronavirus from re-entering the country to cause a new epidemic
joint prevention and control efforts in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Region