FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 2, 2020
Phase Orders Updated to Include Last County Moving to Green on July 3
Harrisburg, PA – Governor
Tom Wolf and Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine today signed amended
green phase orders for the last Pennsylvania county to move to green.
Lebanon County is moving to green at 12:01 a.m. tomorrow, July 3.
With these orders effective at
12:01 a.m., tomorrow every county in the commonwealth will be in the green
phase. The administration reminds Pennsylvanians that masks are required
when leaving home.
The Wolf Administration supports
local officials who choose to maintain additional restrictions, such as the
restrictions in place in Philadelphia and Allegheny counties, and has
honored requests for more restrictions throughout the phased reopening
Gov. Wolf’s Process
to Reopen Pennsylvania includes details of each
phase of reopening.
After a county transitions to the yellow phase, we
closely monitor for increased risk, such as significant outbreaks. If
overall risk remains mitigated for 14 days, we transition the county to the
The green phase eases most
restrictions by lifting the stay-at-home and business closure orders to
allow the economy to strategically reopen while continuing to prioritize
While this phase facilitates a
return to a “new normal,” it is equally important to continue to monitor
public health indicators and adjust orders and restrictions as necessary to
ensure the spread of disease remains at a minimum. It is also imperative
that people wear masks in public spaces.
Work and Congregate Settings
Telework Strongly Encouraged
with In-Person Operations Must Follow Updated Business
and Building Safety Requirements
Businesses Operating at 50% Occupancy in the Yellow Phase May Increase
to 75% Occupancy
Are Required in Businesses
Care May Open Complying with Guidance
Care Restrictions in Place
and Hospital Restrictions Determined by Individual Facilities
Subject to CDC and Commonwealth Guidance
Gatherings of More Than 250 Prohibited
Are Required in all Public Spaces
and Bars Open at 50% Occupancy
Care Services (including hair salons and barbershops) Open at 50%
Occupancy and by Appointment Only
Recreation, Health and Wellness Facilities, and Personal Care Services
(such as gyms and spas) Open at 50% Occupancy with Appointments
Entertainment (such as casinos, theaters, and shopping malls) Open at
Activity May Return to Full Capacity with Continued Implementation of
The latest business guidance,
including outdoor recreation guidance, can be found here.
Preliminary sports guidance can
be found here.
Summer camp guidance can be
The Governor’s amended green
phase order can be found here.
The Secretary of Health’s
amended green phase order can be found here.
CONTACT: Lyndsay Kensinger, firstname.lastname@example.org
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