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Gov. Kemp extends ban on gatherings larger than 50 people

Governor Brian Kemp
Posted at 8:25 PM, Jul 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-15 20:25:32-04

ATLANTA, Ga. (WTXL) — Georgia Governor Brian Kemp issues an Executive Order extending the ban on gatherings of more than 50 people.

Gov. Kemp said Executive Order also renews business restrictions and protects the medically fragile. In a statement, he said he strongly encourages Georgians to wear masks in public.

"To flatten the curve, I urge all local elected officials to enforce the terms of this order," said Gov. Kemp. "Together, we will keep fighting #COVID19, weather this storm, and emerge stronger than ever."

The order goes into effect July 16 at 12:00 a.m. until July 31 at 11:59 p.m.

Today I issued Executive Order, which extends the gatherings ban of more than 50 people, renews business...

Posted by Governor Brian Kemp on Wednesday, July 15, 2020