Gov. Justice allows public gatherings to increase from 25 to 100

CHARLESTON, WV (WOAY) – On Thursday, Gov. Justice announced that public gatherings will be permitted to increase from 25 to 100 individuals effective at 12 a.m. on June 5, 2020.

“Our medical experts have advised that we can go forward with this action,” Gov. Justice said. “We will continue watching those numbers closely but we want people to go about their lives as normally and safely as they possibly can.”

Safe social distancing in public settings is still strongly encouraged.

Gov. Justice issued an Executive Order today formally allowing for the increase in public gathering size.

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