On April 8, 2020, Governor Murphy announced that all non-essential construction in the state of New Jersey will cease effective 8 p.m. on Friday, April 10, 2020. The Governor’s pending executive order will include a list of exemptions, including hospital and school projects. The Governor also updated additional social distancing guidelines for businesses.

See the full list of exemptions and guidelines on New Jersey’s COVID-19 Information Hub:



Watch the briefing and announcement here:


Watch all of Governor Murphy’s briefings here: