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Governor Gavin Newsom issues state-wide stay-at-home order 


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Calif. Gov. Gavin Newsom

–California Governor Gavin Newsom has issued a statewide, “stay-at-home” order. This goes into effect on Thursday, March 19, 2020. The order is in place until further notice.

Essential services will remain open such as:

  • Gas stations
  • Pharmacies
  • Food: Grocery stores, farmers markets, food banks, convenience stores, take-out, and delivery restaurants
  • Banks
  • Laundromats/laundry services


Essential state and local government functions will also remain open, including law enforcement and offices that provide government programs and services.

What’s closed

  • Dine-in restaurants
  • Bars and nightclubs
  • Entertainment venues
  • Gyms and fitness studios
  • Public events and gatherings
  • Convention Centers


Click here for a more detailed list of businesses that can remain open. 

Click here to see the Governor’s address to Californians on March 19. 



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