Executive Order 120 issued today, March 23, 2020, will be effective at 5 p.m., Wednesday, March 25, 2020.

Seal of Davie County NC GovernmentHere is what we are being told:

The prohibition of mass gatherings is now moved from 100 to no more than 50 persons.

The following entertainment facilities are ordered to close at 5 PM on Wednesday, March 25, 2020, though any retail or dining component may operate within that establishment solely for that purpose.

  • Bingo Parlors
  • Bowling Alleys
  • Ice Skating Rinks
  • Indoor Exercise Facilities (e.g. gyms, yoga studios, and martial arts facilities)
  • Health Clubs
  • Indoor Pools
  • Live Performance Venues
  • Movie Theaters
  • Roller skating rinks
  • Spas
  • Sweepstakes Lounges
  • Video game arcades

Personal care and grooming businesses, including but not limited to the following, are also ordered to close:

  • Barber Shops
  • Beauty Salons
  • Hair Salons
  • Manicure/Pedicure Providers
  • Massage Parlors
  • Nail Salons
  • Tattoo Parlors

Appropriate local governmental agencies are directed to continue to exercise their responsibilities, including but not limited to local county Department of Social Services (“DSS”) offices, Registers of Deeds, and other local government functions that are required to protect people.

Long term care facilities shall restrict visitation of all visitors and non-essential health care personnel, except for certain compassionate care situations, for example, an end-of-life situation.  For purposes of this Executive Order only, long term care facilities include all of the following:

  • Skilled nursing facilities;
  • Adult care homes;
  • Family care homes;
  • Mental health group homes; and
  • Intermediate care facilities for individuals with intellectual disabilities

Public school closures are extended until at least May 15, 2020.

The order will be effective at 5 PM, Wednesday, March 25, 2020.

NC Executive Orders can be found HERE.

NCDHHS Order of Hazard Abatement can be found HERE.

The Latest COVID-19 Updates can be found HERE

John Eller, County Manager

Davie County Government
123 S. Main Street
Mocksville, NC 27028