From Bill Finn: Gov. Beshear's executive order on construction industry

Kentucky Building Trades Affiliates,

Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear has issued an executive order giving details of business closings and industries that can remain open. Those on the list that may remain open are in the Housing, Building and Construction Industries. This executive order mirrors the US Department of Homeland Security federal guidelines. Details of both links are attached.

3/24/2020: Announced Gov. Beshear will sign an executive order closing all non-life-sustaining businesses to in-person traffic by Thursday at 8 p.m. Businesses that can stay open still need to practice safe social distancing. The businesses that can stay open include: grocery stores, drug stores and pharmacies, banks, hardware stores, agricultural operations, gas stations, media, businesses needed for transportation, logistics, shipping, delivery and pick-up, housing, building and construction, laundry, financial services, home-based care and services, professional services, manufacturing and other businesses key to national interests or life-sustaining goods or services, and those covered under the federal critical infrastructure sector.

Please stay safe!

Bill Finn

State Director

Kentucky State Building and Construction Trades Council