On Tuesday, March 24, CRST Chairman Harold Frazier ordered all bars on reservation to be closed and all restaurants to transition to carry-out and/or curb service or offer delivery. Furthermore, the chairman released these new funeral protocols which were in line with the guidelines put forth by the President of the United States, the Center for Disease Control, State of South Dakota, National Funeral Directors Association, and the South Dakota Funeral Directors Association.
The guidelines are as follows:
10-family member limit
1-hour private visits only
No wake services
Suspending meals served
Churches/hall limits to 10 family members only
Burials: no limits, keeping personal social distancing in mind.