Open until now, shops in the Leclerc shopping arcade had to close the curtain on Friday 5th February following a prefectural decree. In question: its surface area greater than 20,000 mÂ². The place is therefore being forced to close to fight the spread of Covid-19.
A decision made a week after the new restrictions announced by Jean Castex.
The steel shopping center in Saint-Ã‰tienne, with an area of â€‹â€‹70,000 mÂ², remains open thanks to its predominantly outdoor structure.