Stay-at-home order extended until May 4
Gov. Inslee announced the extension of the order during a news conference April 2
Last updated 4/2/2020 at 5:54pm
Washingtonians will need to stay at home until at least May 4, Gov. Jay Inslee announced in a news conference on Thursday, April 2.
He extended the statewide stay-at-home order to try to slow the spread of COVID-19.
Inslee first announced the stay-at-home order March 23, saying it would be in place for two weeks. It started immediately for individuals but businesses had 48 hours to comply.
Nothing will change under the extended order – restaurants are still allowed to offer to-go orders, grocery stores are still open, and people are still allowed to go for a walk in their neighborhood. Ho...