Read the full Michigan epidemic order extending partial shutdown until Dec. 20 due to COVID-19 pandemic

Posted at 2:44 PM, Dec 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-07 14:53:10-05

(WXYZ) — Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced the partial shutdown in Michigan will be extended for 12 more days until Dec. 20. The shutdown was set to expire at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday.

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The shutdown follows the same criteria in the original 3-week pause, including the suspension of indoor dining, the closure of movie theatres, casinos, bingo halls and more.

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You can read the entire epidemic order below.

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