Metro leaders stress social distancing when going out for essential business during stay-at-home order

Johnson County Chair Ed Eilert was among the metro leaders to answer questions about the stay-at-home order during a press conference at Union Station Sunday where reporters and speakers maintained a six foot separation. Photo credit Johnson County Government.

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Appearing with other metro area government leaders in a joint press conference Sunday, Johnson County Chair Ed Eilert explained the thinking behind the CORE 4 partners’ decision to issue a 30-day stay-at-home order that goes into effect Tuesday.