Governor Phil Murphy is set to sign an executive order today (July 8) mandating people in New Jersey to wear masks outside.
If you are in a public space and social distancing isn’t possible you must wear a mask to help prevent the coronavirus from spreading.
Murphy shared the news with MSNBC’s Morning Joe while stating “if you can’t socially distance, it’s gonna be required.”
According to NJ.com, Murphy will discuss the new executive order among other things today during his coronavirus media briefing at 1 p.m. in Trenton.
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