COVID-19 Mitigation Measures

Process To Reopen Pennsylvania

Current COVID-19 Mitigation Measures In Pennsylvania

The following COVID-19 mitigation measures have been put in place by Governor Wolf for business, work, school, child care, congregate and social settings.

Business, Work, School, Child Care, And Congregate Settings

  • Child care safety guidance in place
  • Congregate care restrictions in place
  • Prison and hospital restrictions determined by individual facilities
  • Schools subject to CDC and commonwealth guidance
  • Telework is strongly encouraged
  • Businesses with in-person operations must follow updated business and building safety requirements
  • Face coverings are required in businesses
  • All in-person businesses may operate at 75% occupancy
  • Indoor dining at restaurants open at 50% (75% for self-certified restaurants)

Social Restrictions

  • Gathering limits in place:
    • Indoor events: 25% of maximum occupancy, regardless of venue size and only if attendees and workers are able to comply with the 6-foot physical distancing requirement
    • Outdoor events: 50% of maximum occupancy, regardless of venue size and only if attendees and workers are able to comply with the 6-foot physical distancing requirement
  • Face coverings are required to be worn indoors and outdoors if you are away from your home

Responding To COVID-19 In PA