Stay At Home Order

COVID-19 Stay At Home Order

**UPDATE - 5/22/20**

Cumberland County has been moved to the Yellow Phase of reopening Pennsylvania and is no longer under the stay-at-home order

Stay-At-Home Order

Gov. Wolf, Sec. of Health Extend Statewide Stay-at-Home Order Until June 4

In an effort to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, Governor Tom Wolf has issued a Stay at Home Order placing restrictions on travel for all individuals in Cumberland County with the exception of certain essential activities and work to provide life-sustaining business and government services. These restrictions went into effect Monday, March 30 and have been extended until Thursday, June 4 unless we are moved into the yellow reopening phase before that date. See our current reopening phase.

Cumberland County residents may leave their residence ONLY to perform any of the following allowable individual activities and allowable essential travel.

Allowable Activities and Travel

Allowable Individual Activities

  • Tasks essential to maintain health and safety, including obtaining medicine or medical supplies, visiting a health care professional, or obtaining supplies needed to work from home.
  • Getting necessary services or supplies for yourself or others, such as food and household consumer products, pet food, safety and sanitation supplies.
  • Volunteering efforts to distribute meals and other life-sustaining services.
  • Outdoor activity, such as walking, hiking or running if social distancing is maintained.
  • Working at a life-sustaining business.
  • Caring for a family member or pet in another household.

Allowable Essential Travel

  • Travel to care for elderly, minors, dependents, persons with disabilities, or other vulnerable persons.
  • Travel to or from educational institutions for receiving distance learning materials, meals, and other related services.
  • Travel to return to a place of residence from an outside jurisdiction.
  • Travel required by law enforcement or court order.
  • Travel required for non-residents to return to their place of residence outside Cumberland County.

Individuals Experiencing Homelessness

Cumberland County residents experiencing homelessness are not subject to this policy, but are strongly urged to find shelter. For homeless assistance call 211.

Stay At Home Order Guidance From Governor Wolf