Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Today, Governor Walz asked Minnesotans to “buckle it up for a few more weeks” via issuing an executive order that directs us to stay at home and limit movements outside of our homes beyond essential needs. This order takes effect at 11:59 p.m. on Friday, March 27 and ends at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, April 10.
Minnesotans may leave their residences only to perform any of the following activities, and while doing so, they should practice social distancing:
Workers who work in critical sectors during this time are exempt from the stay at home order. These exemptions are based on federal guidance from the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security with some Minnesota-specific additions. This includes, but is not limited to, jobs in:
The Governor is working hard to protect Minnesotans by buying us precious time to slow the spread of COVID-19.
Please contact me any time if you have questions, concerns, or input. I value your feedback. My phone number is 651-296-4201 and you can always email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you Eastsiders, for the honor of representing you at the state legislature.