Pennsylvania: The Official Stance for Construction
Construction Status: Essential
The Governor of Pennsylvania, Tom Wolf has announced a stay at home order until May 8, 2020, because of the further extension orders issued post-April 30, 2020. Moreover, the construction activities will resume from May 1, 2020, while only in-person operations are allowed to get exempt.
Considering the need to contain COVID-19 in the state, Governor Wolf has issued another executive order on July 15, 2020, under which the state will continue to be in state of emergency. Beside this, the orders also have provisions and guidelines related to transportation, routes, events, and gatherings.
October 2020 Update: The state of Pennsylvania has allowed continuation of construction projects but with limiting labor capacity and strict adherence to safety guidelines. The state is still under the governor’s order for 90 day disaster declaration.
Governing Body: The Office Of Governor Tom Wolf