The Platte County Health Department issued an order today to limit private and public gatherings of more than 10 individuals. The order states that:
- No private or public gathering of 10 or more people in attendance (both indoor or outdoor). Exceptions include governmental and judicial functions, healthcare facilities, daycare facilities, grocery stores, pharmacies and business operations; and
- Religious and faith-based activities, weddings and funerals are included in this order due to extreme caution advised by the Centers for Disease Control for individuals age sixty (60) years and over for critical illness and complications from the COVID-19 Virus; and
- In all areas, establishments must follow the guidance provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for social distancing and infection control measures.