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Orange County modifies stay-at-home order

Orange County has slightly adjusted its stay-at-home policy that will take effect today, March 26, at 11 p.m. Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings said he is making the adjustment to the two-week order to allow for non-essential businesses to do needed admi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 26th, 2020

Here"s what you need to know about Seminole County"s social distancing order

Seminole County has taken steps to help stop coronavirus spread in the area. County officials put in place a social distancing order which took effect at midnight on March 30. The order, which is not the same as stay-at-home orders issued in Orange a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 30th, 2020

Independence Bass Pro can stay open, but only to sell guns

In a reversal, Jackson County will allow the Bass Pro Shops store in Independence to stay open — but only to sell guns and ammo. The Kansas City metro is under a stay-at-home order to prevent people from spreading COVID-19, the disease caused by a st.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals1 hr. 12 min. ago

All Los Angeles County beaches are closing to the public amid California"s statewide stay-at-home order to slow the spread of the coronavirus

Mario Tama/Getty Images All public beaches, public trails, and bike paths are closing in Los Angeles County to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease. The closure comes after large crowds were seen last weekend follo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 27th, 2020

Governor"s stay-at-home order now in place for these local counties

Gov. Tom Wolf on Friday afternoon added Butler and Westmoreland counties to his stay-at-home order, joining Allegheny County in the stepped up efforts to stem the spread of COVID-19. The news follows the Pennsylvania Health Department's reporting .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 27th, 2020

New guidance: Is takeout and food delivery safe from COVID-19?

With dining rooms closed, take-out and delivery are now the only options for Wichita restaurants under Sedgwick County's stay-at-home order that went into effect Wednesday. But is it safe? There's good news from the Kansas Department of Agricultu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 27th, 2020

Broward County orders residents to stay home to slow coronavirus spread

Broward County residents are being told to stay home unless they need food, medication, have to go to work or an emergency. The county on Thursday afternoon announced a “stay-at-home” order, which goes into effect at 12:01 a.m. Friday and covers al.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 26th, 2020

Seminole County opts not to close businesses during pandemic

Seminole County is taking a different approach from other area counties, when it comes to fighting the spread of the coronavirus. County Commission Chairman Jay Zembower announced March 26 that the county will not issue a stay at home order for th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 26th, 2020

Osceola County enacts stay-at-home order, shuts down some businesses

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Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 25th, 2020

With people stuck at home, hardware stores say they"ve noticed an uptick in home projects

Hardware stores are one of 26 "essential" business industries exempt from Sedgwick County's 30-day stay-at-home order that went into effect Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 25th, 2020

These are "essential businesses" exempt from Harris County"s stay-at-home order

Harris County issued a stay-at-home order March 24, but there are many "essential businesses" exempt from the directive. A large portion of the order's language doesn't differ much from similar orders issued in Dallas, Austin and San Antonio. Ha.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 25th, 2020

Hillsborough County commissioners set vote for stay-at-home order, curfew for Thursday

Hillsborough County commissioners took another step Wednesday toward enacting stay-at-home and curfew orders for the county.   The commissioners voted to draft a proposal that includes stay-at-home and curfew orders from 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. Monday.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 25th, 2020

Houston-based power companies adapt to COVID-19

The energy sector is among the industries exempt from Harris County's "stay home, work safe" order......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 24th, 2020

Tarrant, Collin counties issue "stay at home" orders to stop spread of COVID-19

Tarrant and Collin counties have joined Dallas County in issuing some variation of a "stay at home" order to limit gatherings and nonessential travel.  County leaders announced new measures Tuesday in response to the spread of the novel coronavirus. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 24th, 2020

How city and county will enforce stay-at-home order

Neither Cincinnati police nor the Hamilton County sheriff’s department plan to start pulling motorists over now that the state of Ohio’s stay-at-home order went into effect at 11:59 p.m., but they will be on the lookout for large gatherings of .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 24th, 2020

Bexar County residents ordered to stay at home as COVID-19 response ratchets up

The city of San Antonio and Bexar County have issued a stay-at-home order to slow the spread of COVID-19. The order will take effect at 11:59 p.m. Tuesday and will run for at least two weeks, Mayor Ron Nirenberg told the Business Journal. Essent.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 23rd, 2020

What does the stay-at-home order mean for Allegheny County residents?

Gov. Tom Wolf's stay-at-home order for Allegheny County means that residents should stay at home and stay six feet away from others as much as possible. Wolf's stay-at-home order takes effect at 8 p.m. Monday and goes for at least two weeks. It's bein.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 23rd, 2020

Sedgwick County commissioners not yet ready for shelter-in-place order

Sedgwick County commissioners held a special meeting Sunday to be updated on COVID-19 coronavirus cases and precautions, but didn't take — for now — the step of ordering residents to stay at home because of the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus. Commiss.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 22nd, 2020

Religious services and gatherings will be still be allowed under Florida"s stay-at-home order

Joe Raedle/Getty Images Religious gatherings in churches, synagogues, and other facilities will still be permitted under Florida's new stay-at-home order to combat COVID-19. Gov. Ron DeSantis issued an executive order instructing Floridians to s.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider42 min. ago

Inslee calls on Washington businesses, manufacturers to make COVID-19 protective gear

The governor said he'll likely extend the stay-at-home order beyond April 30, but wasn't prepared to announce such a move Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals10 hr. 12 min. ago

Why Wolf extended stay-at-home order to all of Pennsylvania

Gov. Tom Wolf said Wednesday that his extension of the stay-at-home order to the entire state is critical to stopping the spread of the coronavirus and potentially flooding hospitals and health care systems with critically ill patients. "The virus is.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals13 hr. 27 min. ago