Wasatch County issues ‘Stay Safe, Stay Home’ order

Photo courtesy: Intermountain Healthcare

WASATCH COUNTY, Utah, March 30, 2020 (Gephardt Daily) — Wasatch County has issued a “Stay Safe, Stay Home,” order, officials said Monday.

“The order is effective as soon as possible but no later than 7 a.m. on April 1 and remains in effect until April 14, 2020,” said a Facebook post from Wasatch County Health Department.

The order:
  • Directs all individuals to stay home, except to engage in essential activities, such as going to work or the grocery store.
  • Only essential businesses and minimum basic operations are open to the public.
  • Requires businesses to actively enforce personal distancing practices and keep ill people from working.
  • Defines essential businesses due to the nature of their operations.
  • ¬†Closes children’s play grounds and prohibits team sports.

Businesses, employees and members of the general public who have questions or concerns can visit the Wasatch County coronavirus website at¬†coronavirus.wasatch.utah.gov for more information and to find a call-in number where specific questions about compliance can be answered. The order in it’s entirety can also be viewed here.

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Graphic Courtesy: Wasatch County Health Department


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