Which sectors have been designated “essential” by the governor?

Broadly, the following sectors have been designated essential:

  • Healthcare and Public Health, Emergency Services, Food and Agriculture, Energy, Water and Wastewater, Transportation and Logistics, communications and IT, other community-based government operations, critical manufacturing, hazardous materials, financial services, chemical and defense industrial base.
  • Not all activities within these broad sectors have been deemed essential. Please follow this link for a more detailed list of specific permitted sectors and activities.

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1. Which sectors have been designated “essential” by the governor?
2. Does an essential business need to register with the city or state to continue to operate?
3. Are restaurants and bars an essential function and able to operate?
4. Are retail operations allowed to operate?
5. Are auto dealers an essential business and allowed to open?
6. Are auto, motorcycle, bicycle and motorized wheelchair repair shops an essential business and allowed to operate?
7. Are indoor construction, electrical, plumbing contractors an essential business and allowed to operate?
8. Are insurance companies an essential business and allowed to open?
9. Are real estate agents an essential business and allowed to operate?
10. Are pet groomers an essential business and allowed to operate?
11. Are marijuana retailers an essential business and allowed to open?