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Curfew Begins Wednesday Evening in Bulloch County

Being out between the hours of 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. is prohibited beginning Wednesday evening.

Being out between the hours of 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. is prohibited beginning Wednesday evening.


As a result of a unanimous decision by the Bulloch County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday, March 31, a curfew will be in effect starting Wednesday, April 1, 2020 and continuing through April 30, 2020, unless otherwise extended or terminated.

Exceptions are made for the following professions:

  • Employees of public safety
  • Employees of public works and public works contractors;
  • Employees of transportation and logistics;
  • Employees of hospitals and medical providers;
  • Employees of utility services;
  • Employees of news media;
  • Employees construction, building maintenance, and repair contractors;
  • military service;
  • Employees of local manufacturing facilities traveling to and from their jobs;
  • Caretakers for elderly, minors, dependents, persons with disabilities, and other vulnerable persons;
  • Travel to or from educational institutions for the purposes of obtaining materials for distance learning, for distributing meals, and other related services;
  • Travel to return to residence from outside the jurisdiction;
  • Travel required by non-residents to return to their residence outside of the county;
  • Travel required by law enforcement or court order;
  • Employees of grocery stores, conveinence stores, and pharmacies.

The curfew is countywide and will be enforced by local law enforcement.

The executed ordinance is below.

EXECUTED ORDINANCE

Jessica Szilagyi is a former Statewide Contributor for AllOnGeorgia.com.

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