Mecklenburg County has issued a Stay at Home Order effective Thursday, March 26 at 8:00 a.m. All Mecklenburg County residents must remain in their homes for the next 21 days as part of an attempt to reduce the number of new COVID-19 infections.
YOU CAN ALSO:
- Care for or support a friend or family member
- Take a walk, ride your bike, hike, jog and be in nature for exercise – just keep at least six feet between you and others
- Walk your pets and take them to the veterinarian if necessary
- Help someone to get necessary supplies
- Receive deliveries from any business which delivers
YOU SHOULD NOT:
- Go to work unless you are providing essential services as defined by the order
- Visit friends and family if there is no urgent need
- Visit loved ones in the hospital, nursing home, skilled nursing facility or other residential care facility, except for limited exceptions as provided on the facility websites
-Travel except for essential travel and activities
Mecklenburg County Stay at Home Helpline (704) 353-1926. The hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Essential workers (hospital and medical staff, law enforcement, food service and grocery store employees, etc) will be allowed to travel to work.