September 24 2021 03:30 pm

Facebook sets reopening date for Bay Area offices


MENLO PARK, Calif. (KRON) — Facebook, Inc. will begin to reopen some of its Bay Area offices starting in May after more than a year of employees working from home during the coronavirus pandemic.

Bloomberg reports Facebook will begin by opening offices at 10% capacity in May, with its Menlo Park headquarters expecting to hit 50% capacity in early September.

Most Facebook employees have been working remotely since offices closed last March.

A spokesperson told Bloomberg that offices will require COVID safety protocols and measures such as face masks, social distancing and COVID-19 testing weekly in some cases.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said last year that he expects as many as 50% of Facebook’s employees will work remotely over the next 10 years.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Don't miss

Latest News

More News