Governor’s Exec. Order on Crowd Limiting Measures

Governor Murphy has joined the governors of New York and Connecticut in a tri-state pronouncement which includes the follows highlights:

-The three States will limit crowd capacity for recreational and social gatherings to 50 people – effective by 8 PM tonight, Monday, 3/16.

-Restaurants and bars will close for on-premise service and move to take-out and delivery only, effective 8 PM tonight.

-Movie theaters, gyms and fitness center, racetracks and casinos will be closed until further notice, effective 8 PM tonight.

The intent of these strong measures is to establish a uniform approach to social distancing, in order to slow the spread of COVID-19 throughout the tri-state area. Governor Murphy announced this afternoon that Pennsylvania will also be implementing similar measures.

Go to the website of the Governor’s Office to read the statement at:

Read Governor’s Exec. Order – 104 (PDF)

Montgomery Township residents and businesses are advised to comply with this mandate. Please check the Township website for further updates.

Source: Office of the Governor