Ohio: The Official Stance for Construction
Construction Status: Essential
With construction to be at exempt, a statewide order for the shutdown has been announced for the entire month of May 2020. For further information, read the executive order and public health orders for the state of Ohio.
However, looking at the aggressive spread of COVID-19 cases in the state, Governor DeWine has announced an extension to the current state of emergency on July 17, 2020. The executive orders also contain some special guidelines to take forward the phased opening.
October 2020 Update: On October 1, 2020, Governor DeWine issued a new release updating the high risk of exposure and spread in 11 counties of the state. Therefore, it is very natural for construction projects in the state to might get affected with department of health enforcing safety guidelines in the state of Ohio.
Governing Body: The Office Of Governor Mike DeWine