Governor Charlie Baker announced today that all non-essential businesses will need to close on Tuesday, March 24 at noon until April 7. This measure is being done to promote social distancing efforts and to help stop the spread of the virus. All non-essential businesses in Blackstone are asked to adhere to the governor’s order.
Gov. Baker also directed the Massachusetts Department of Public Health to issue a Stay-at-Home Advisory. Massachusetts residents are encouraged to stay at home and avoid unnecessary travel and other activities.
To view the press release from the Office of the Governor, click here.
To view the list of services designated as “essential,” click here.