Gov. Evers Emergency Orders on COVID-19  

After declaring a public health emergency on March 12 in Executive Order #72, Gov. Evers and state agencies have issued additional emergency orders:

Emergency Order #5 – Prohibiting mass gatherings of 10 people or more. (Supersedes previous emergency order banning gatherings of 50 people or more) Exemptions include: airports, government, health care facilities, office spaces, retail establishments and manufacturing, processing, distribution and production facilities. The order specifically closes schools, restaurants and bars.

 Emergency Order #6 – Restricting the size of child care settings to no more than 10 staff and 50 children present.

Emergency Order #7 – Waiving work search requirements for unemployment insurance.


For more information and state resources, visit /covid-19-in-wisconsin/