Governor Mike DeWine issued a “stay at home” order for all Ohioans on Sunday.
The order goes into effect Monday, March 23 at 11:59 p.m. and remains in effect until April 6. Officials will reassess the situation then.
The order requires that all Ohioans remain at home in effort to prevent further spread of the coronavirus.
It does permit exceptions to stay home such as:
- Sanctuary activity
- Health and safety
- Necessary supplies and services
- Outdoor activity — playgrounds. however, are closed
- Work that is deemed essential
- To take care of others.