“It’s no different than having a party on the street and waking everyone up,” Brown said. Said in an interview on Friday. “What are the neighbors doing? [in that case]? They call law enforcement because it’s very serious. This is so. This is like a violation of the Voice Ordinance. ”
Violators face up to 30 days in jail and a fine of up to $ 1,250 or both Oregonian Reported. Brown said he will work with state police and local law enforcement to encourage Oregonians to obey his order.
The order allows for faith-based gatherings of 25 people inside the house and 50 people outside.
State officials say the latest confirmed and presumed cases of COVID-19 have reached record highs for the third day in a row in Oregon.
The Oregon Health Authority reported 1,517 new infections Sunday. In the state, it was 65,170.
“Oregon is on a steep decline in the number of corona virus cases,” said Patrick Allen, director of health. “But we are not powerless in the face of this virus. Because it is up to us to slow down the spread. Your choices make a difference. ”
An additional death was reported from Kovid-19 on Sunday. On Nov. 15, a 65-year-old man in Multnoma County died the same day after a positive test. That brings the death toll in the state to 820.
Alan urged employees to cancel indoor Thanksgiving plans and plans involving large family and friends.