Monday, March 16, 2020

Gov. Baker announces aggressive new measures to fight pandemic in Mass.

Boston Business Journal
Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker on Sunday announced a slew of measures meant to slow the spread of the coronavirus, including the suspension of schools statewide for three weeks, restrictions on restaurants to only allow takeout meals, and an expansion of telehealth.

Baker mandated that all restaurants and bars in the commonwealth would be restricted to serving food and beverages only through delivery and takeout, and not serve patrons on site, as a response to the coronavirus pandemic. The restaurant order is effective Tuesday, March 17 and will remain in place through April 6, he said.. . . more