Press Releases COVID-19

April 3rd: NSHD orders the closure of all public beaches: Press Release Here   Order Here

 

March 24th: Governor Evers directs DHS to Issue Safer at Home Order: Press Release Here

 

March 20th: Governor Evers updated the ban on mass gatherings of 10 or more people: Order Here

 

March 17th: Governor Evers Directs DHS to Limit Gatherings to Less Than 10 to Slow Spread of COVID-19: Press Release Here

 

March 17th: ORDER RESTRICTING FOOD AND BEVERAGE SALES: Order Here

  • Restrictions apply to the communities of Milwaukee, Bayside, Brown Deer, Fox Point, Glendale, River Hills, Shorewood, Whitefish Bay, Cudahy, South Milwaukee, and St. Francis.  
    • Food and beverage sales are restricted to carry-out and delivery only. No onsite consumption is permitted. 
    • Liquor, beer and wine sales in Milwaukee County and its municipalities are restricted to carry-out sales and delivery only, to the extent permitted by law. No onsite consumption is permitted. 

March 17th: WI DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES PER GOVERNOR TONY EVERS BANS GATHERINGS OF 50 OR MORE PEOPLE: Press Release Here 

  • This order includes any gatherings at locations such as public or private schools, theaters, museums, stadiums, conference rooms, meeting halls, taverns, health and fitness centers, and places of worship.
  • Critical infrastructure and services such as grocery stores, food pantries, childcare centers, pharmacies, and hospitals are exempt from this order.
  • Restaurants and bars are required to operate at less than 50 percent capacity or have fewer than 50 people, whichever is less. 

March 16th: ELEVEN MILWAUKEE COUNTY MUNICIPALITIES RESTRICT FOOD AND BEVERAGE SALE: Press Release Here

  • The Emergency Order restricts food, liquor, beer and wine sales to carry-out and delivery only for bars and restaurants in certain areas of Milwaukee County. Onsite consumption of food and beverage will not be permitted. 

March 13th: NORTH SHORE HEALTH DEPARTMENT REPORTS POSITIVE CASE OF COVID-19: Press Release Here