Lyon County Public Health
Brandon W. Stiner, PhD, PIO
420 W. 15th Avenue
Emporia, KS 66801
(620) 208-3741
PublicHealth.LyonCounty.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 25, 2020

Emergency Order Of Local Health Officer To Stay At Home

Emergency Order Of Local Health Officer To Stay At Home (Click here)

What this Emergency Order of Local Health Officer Means to Lyon County Residents

Effective term: 3/26/20 @ 12:01 a.m. – 4/25/20 12:01 a.m. unless amended sooner, superseded or rescinded.

Lyon County residents are to stay at home, or their place of residence, during the term of this order with the following exceptions: going to & from work, participating in outdoor activities, or obtaining necessary supplies for your home or business. Social distancing (at least 6 feet apart from other people) must be practiced at all times, whether in the home, at work or outdoors.

Businesses must take proactive measures to comply with social distancing practices with signs, tape or other means to adhere to the 6-ft. distancing practices. If possible, offering separate operating hours for the elderly and vulnerable customers.

Places of public amusement are to be closed to the public for the duration of the Order. Food may continue to be served for consumption off-premises by means of in-house delivery, third-party delivery, drive-thru or curb-side pickup.

Previous Lyon County Emergency Order of Local Health Officer dated 3/19/20 is no longer in effect.

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