COVID-19, COVID19, Coronavirus, UW Madison
City of Madison

New order requires all Dane County residents to wear masks in public

'People should assume that everyone wearing a mask is doing it to protect you and themselves,' PHMDC Director says

City of Madison

‘Streateries’ to take over State Street during summer weekends

Restaurants can expand outdoor seating areas into street, sidewalk as long as physical distancing is maintained

Capitol, State St, Orpheum, Metro Bus,
Herald

New Dane County social distancing restrictions announced as COVID-19 cases increase

Large number of new cases result of gatherings, bars, restaurants, press release says

City of Madison

Dane County to move into the next stage of reopening, business capacity, gathering size can increase

New order goes into effect 8 a.m. June 15, allows businesses to operate at 50% capacity

ArtsEtc

Tamia Fowlkes, UW junior, featured on NBC News’ ‘Meet the Press: College Roundtable’

Fowlkes, joined by student journalists, show moderator Chuck Todd, interviewed NAACP president Derrick Johnson

State of Wisconsin

UW System requests flexibility to start semester early from Wisconsin legislature, Evers

UW System also requests open line of credit for more cash flow to support reopening efforts

State of Wisconsin

Positive COVID-19 tests hit new one-day high in Wisconsin as testing capacity increases

Department of Health Services encourages anyone showing symptoms to get tested

City of Madison

Wisconsin residents file lawsuit against Dane County Safer at Home order

Plaintiffs argue Safer at Home order violates citizens rights and overextendeds public health officials emergency power

Capitol, State St, Orpheum, Metro Bus,
City of Madison

Dane county launches data-driven plan to reopen economy in phases

The order for the first phase goes into effect May 19

UW-Madison Campus

UW System president announces UW likely to reopen in fall, not yet sure how instruction will resume

System launches task force to help plan reopening