Governor Announces Reopening Plan for Oklahoma

Mike Seals - April 22, 2020 4:53 pm

Governor Stitt announced the ‘Open Up and Recover Safely’ (OURS) program on Wednesday.

Stitt said Oklahoma will begin implementing a three-phased approach to open Oklahoma’s economy back up starting Friday, April 24, 2020.

He said this statewide plan is:
– Based on scientific modeling from public health experts
– Intended to mitigate risk of resurgence
– Intended to protect Oklahoma’s most vulnerable citizens from the threat of COVID-19 i
– Intended for businesses and individuals to utilize in conjunction with guidance from the Oklahoma Department of Commerce, the Oklahoma State Health Department, and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).

The full text of the governor’s plan is available here:

https://www.okcommerce.gov/wp-content/uploads/Open-Up-and-Recover-Safely-Plan.pdf

 

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