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March 17, 2020 3:33 PM

Emergency Proclamation Extended through July 31, 2020

Mayor Michael L. Hansen has signed a proclamation that determines a state of emergency or public danger exists in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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June 30, 2020 8:35 AM

Mayor Michael L. Hansen signed a proclamation continuing the Public Health Disaster through July 31, 2020. The proclamation encourages all vulnerable citizens of Newton to continue to limit their activities outside of the home.

Proclamation (June 30)

Prior Updates

June 15, 2020 3:42 PM

Mayor Michael L. Hansen signed a proclamation continuing the Public Health Disaster through June 30, 2020. The proclamation encourages all vulnerable citizens of Newton to continue to limit their activities outside of the home.

Proclamation (June 15)
May 27, 2020 3:20 PM

Mayor Michael L. Hansen continued the Emergency Proclamation for the City of Newton to keep City buildings closed to the general public through June 15, 2020.

Amended Proclamation (May 27)
May 14, 2020 2:37 PM

Mayor Michael L. Hansen has amended his most recent emergency proclamation to keep City of Newton buildings and offices closed to the general public through May 27.

Amended Proclamation (May 14)
April 27, 2020 4:30 PM

Mayor Hansen has amended his emergency proclamations from March 17, March 18, and March 31 through May 15, 2020

Amended Proclamation (April 27)
March 31, 2020 3:12 PM

Mayor Hansen has amended his emergency proclamation to close City Buildings through April 30, 2020 and prohibits the use of public restrooms and playground equipment at city parks.

Amended Proclamation (March 31)
March 18, 2020 4:10 PM

In an effort to implement social distancing practices recommended to slow the spread of COVID-19, Mayor Michael L. Hansen has amended his emergency proclamation to include closing all city buildings from public access beginning on Thursday, March 19, 2020 through March 31, 2020.

Amended Proclamation