Governor Lee To Sign “Stay-At-Home” Order
Governor Lee To Signal “Keep-At-Residence” Order
ROBERTSON COUNTY TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn Information) — On Thursday, Governor Invoice Lee introduced he’ll signal a stay-at-home order, citing proof from sources like Unacast and visitors knowledge that counsel that residents aren’t staying dwelling underneath his earlier “safer-at-home” order.
“Whereas many Tennesseeans have made good religion efforts to remain at dwelling, there’s clear proof that some residents are starting to ignore safer-at-home measures,” the Governor mentioned. “It’s harmful, it’s inescapable and it’s a menace to lives in our group.
“For that purpose at the moment I went a step additional with my Safer-at-home govt order, and have mentioned that Tennesseeans MUST stay at dwelling until they’re partaking in important exercise,” Governor Lee mentioned.
Smokey Barn Information printed a report on Unacast on Wednesday. The agency tracks cellphone knowledge to measure human habits. The agency’s report confirmed that Tennesseans aren’t staying at dwelling. For our full report and to see the grade that Robertson County acquired CLICK HERE.
Based on Smokey’s information companion Information 5, on enforcement, Governor Lee despatched a letter to each sheriff, police chief and district legal professional within the state earlier than his announcement on how you can implement his earlier govt orders. The Governor is telling them to make use of the pressure of legislation on those that merely refuse to conform, nonetheless, citations and even an arrest would solely be as a really final resort.
For Smokey’s newest COVID-19 case numbers in Robertson County CLICK HERE.
NOTE: COVID-19 testing runs from 9 am until 3pm Monday by means of Friday (for individuals with signs solely) on the Robertson County Fairgrounds in Springfield.
For info on closures and native alerts CLICK HERE