Oregon: The Official Stance for Construction
Construction Status: Essential
Until terminated or amended by the Governor, a “stay home, save lives” order has been issued for an indefinite time. Though construction is exempt, it is advised by the governor to practice social distancing at the site.
Oregon on its way to recover from COVID-19 is taking some serious measures to control. On July 6, 2020, Governor Kate Brown announced an extension to the state of emergency for another 60 days under the recent executive orders.
October 2020 Update: The state of Oregon is planning for rapid testing in the state to control the spread of COVID-19. Though construction activities in the state are considered as an essential, the further spread may make government to impose certain restrictions that might affect the business.
Governing Body: The Office Of Governor Kate Brown