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Posted on: February 24, 2021

Governor Cooper eases COVID-19 restrictions with Executive Order 195

During the press briefing on February 24, Gov. Roy Cooper issued Executive Order 195, easing some of the restrictions established by previous orders. Cooper cited an improvement of COVID-19 case numbers as the reason behind the move. The order lifts the modified stay-at-home order, increases the indoor gathering limit to 25 people, outdoor gatherings increase to 50 people, and many business will see an increase in allowed capacity. More information can be found at