Gov. Kemp to sign shelter in place order, closes public schools throughout Georgia

Updated: Apr. 1, 2020 at 4:46 PM EDT
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ATLANTA, Ga. (WTVM) - Georgia Governor Brian Kemp is planning to sign two new orders amid the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.

The first order will require Georgia residents to shelter in place from Friday, April 3 through April 13.

The second order closes down all public K-12 schools in the state of Georgia through the end of the school year. This will not impede online instruction.

Watch Gov. Kemp’s full press conference here.

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Posted by WTVM News Leader 9 on Wednesday, April 1, 2020

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