Does this mean all businesses in Cherokee County are required to close?
No, the Order only effects businesses located in unincorporated areas of Cherokee County. The list of businesses required to close pursuant to the Order can be viewed
Does this apply to the cities in Cherokee?
No, many of our cities have passed their own Emergency Orders which can be viewed below.
Is the County under a curfew?
Do I need a pass or some form of permission to go to work?
Can restaurants stay open?
Yes, restaurants are allowed to stay open provided they offer take out or delivery services, though dining inside restaurants or outdoor patio areas of restaurant is strictly prohibited.
What are body care establishments?
Can I visit county parks?
Yes, trails and open-play areas of local parks remain open to the general public. Playgrounds, pavilions, athletic fields and courts in county parks are closed.
Can I go outside to exercise?
Yes, the County asks that residents follow the Order's guidelines on social distancing and spacing of at least six feet. Any activity of more than 10 people is in violation of the Governor’s Executive
Can I go play golf?
Yes, golf courses are allowed to remain open, however, the dining rooms inside clubhouses are to close. The clubhouses are to serve food only through take-out and snack bar options. On the course, golfers have to maintain six-foot separation (if more than 10 are present) pursuant to the Order’s guidelines.
Can I leave my house to go pick up supplies?
Yes, citizens are allowed the latitude to decide what’s necessary for them to leave their homes. They just have to maintain six feet of separation if 10 or more people are gathered.