Stay-at-household advisory for Franklin County to expire February 6

The stay-at-property advisory is set to expire on Feb. 6.

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ohio — Health officials in Columbus and Franklin County declared the continue to be at home advisory will not be prolonged. The advisory is established to expire on Feb. 6.

“Presented the decrease in circumstance figures and Governor DeWine’s transform to the state-vast curfew, we and Columbus Community Health will not be extending the Keep-At-Residence purchase,” Franklin County Community Health introduced.

Very last thirty day period, the advisory was prolonged for a 3rd time. It was originally set in location on Nov. 20 owing to a substantial variety of COVID-19 instances and neighborhood spread. 

Though the metropolis and county officials are allowing the order to expire, the Ohio Section of Health nevertheless has an 11 p.m. statewide curfew in location.

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Assertion from Columbus General public Well being:

“The Stay at Home Advisory was extended two weeks ago so that we could be certain that COVID scenarios have been trending down. All through this time, we’ve observed a ongoing lower in case figures and Governor DeWine’s growth of the condition-huge curfew. As a group, we have been accomplishing all the appropriate factors to get our scenario quantities down as we roll out the vaccine. But even however the Keep at Residence Advisory will expire, we can’t enable our guard down to continue to keep them going in the ideal way. Situation numbers are still high and we need to have to proceed to use every software we have readily available to struggle COVID-19, like putting on a mask, practicing social distancing, washing our hands, being home if we’re sick, collecting with folks in our own households, and rolling up our sleeves for the vaccine when it’s our change.”