Governor Walz announces a “Stay at home” Emergency Executive Order for Minnesota
Moments ago, Governor Walz announced a “Stay at home” Emergency Executive Order:
- “Stay at home” starts this Friday at midnight for two weeks (March 27 – April 10) to slow the spread of COVID-19 and “buy time” for hospitals. This is subject to extension. This limits people’s travel outside the home – except for essential services. The full, 21-page Emergency Executive Order can be found here.
- Liquor stores, grocery stores, gas stations, and clinics are deemed “essential” and remain open for service.
- Schools will be closed until May 4, subject to extension.