Emergency Order #12 was issued January 11 and went into effect at 12:01am on January 13. The order allows outdoor gatherings of up to 50 people, with physical distancing. The order is in effect until February 10 at 12:01am.
See our blog post, What's Allowed in Emergency Order #12? for more information.
On November 10, Governor Ever’s issued Executive Order #94 advises Wisconsinites to stay home, urges precautions Wisconsinites should take to stay safe if they have to leave their home, and encourages businesses to take additional steps to protect workers, customers, and the surrounding community.This state order will be in effect in Dane County in addition to Dane County Emergency Orders.
We are counting on the good judgment of residents in deciding when to go out. The intention of this order is not penalize individuals but to keep everyone safe during the pandemic. Please email us if you believe a business is operating unlawfully.
For employees returning to a work environment that is not following the orders and are concerned about their safety, please review our fact sheet, workplace requirements for employers and workers.